Lifelong learning is important for success in career and life. Explore your interests and needs, learning strategies, and resources for ongoing growth.
Course created on December 18, 2018
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; CA/1.0; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DE/1.0; FL/1.0; GaPDS/1.0; HI/1.0; IA Registry/1.0; IACET/0.1; ID Stars/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; MA/1.0; ME/1.0; MI Registry/1.0; MN/1.0; NAC/1.0; NC DCDEE/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NJCCIS/1.0; NV Registry/1.0; NY/1.0; OH/1.0; OR/1.0; PA Keys/1.0; SC-CCCCD/1.0; SD/1.0; TX/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; WA STARS/1.0; WI Registry/1.0; WY Stars/1.0
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the importance of lifelong learning.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize techniques for conducting self-assessment to help create learning goals.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify effective strategies for ongoing growth.
|5-20 Minutes||Describe the importance of lifelong learning|
|20-35 Minutes||Recognize techniques for conducting self-assessment to help create learning goals|
|35-50 Minutes||Identify effective strategies for ongoing growth|
|50-55 Minutes||Resources for lifelong learning|
|55-60 Minutes||Closure and summary|
Connie Jo Smith, EdD
Dr. Connie Jo Smith’s professional passions include exploring play, encouraging curiosity and problem solving in children and adults, designing professional development opportunities, and writing for the practitioner. Her most recent publications include “Behavioral Challenges in Early Childhood Settings” and “Growing, Growing Strong: A Whole Health Curriculum for Young Children” published by Redleaf Press. She has contributed to the early childhood field as a teacher of young children; director of for-profit and non-profit child care and Head Start programs; administrator of state and foundation programs; child care resource and referral administrator; child studies faculty member teaching undergraduate and graduate classes; instructional design graduate faculty member; instructional designer; trainer, and author. Her academic background includes an Ed.D. in Instructional Technology and Distance Learning, an Ed.S. in Elementary and Early Curriculum and Instruction, an M.A. in Elementary Education with an Early Childhood Area of Concentration, and a B.S. in Elementary Education with an Early Childhood Endorsement.
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Georgia Professional Development System
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