Early Childhood Investigations Webinars - Beyond Bert & Ernie: Puppet Pals for Children, SEL Partners for Teachers, by Jacky Howell


Whether you are teaching in person or online, this information-packed webinar will provide strategies for using puppets to create engaging experiences for young children. Early childhood education author and classroom interactions expert, Jacky Howell will inspire you to use puppets as “pals” who help children with problem solving, empathy, community-building, and all aspects of development. Join this webinar to learn how to make puppets partners in your classroom community, whether it is virtual or in-person.

Learning Objectives:
– Experience how you can create a partner and pal series of puppets that “live” in your program as part of the community.
– Discover ways you can create experiences with puppets around problem solving, and social emotional skills.
– Experience how puppets can be used to discuss issues such as the pandemic and the protests.
– Learn new ideas about using puppets online.


10/28/2020 2:00 PM - 10/28/2020 3:00 PM


Curriculum/Instructional Methods Early Childhood Professional Development Professional Resources Social/Emotional