Webinar: Fearless Conversations With Toddlers: How to Open a Can of Worms With Little Ones (Early Childhood Investigations)


Join early educator Nick Terrones and author Ann Pelo for an interview-style session about Nick’s new book, A Can of Worms. Moderated by Mike Browne, this deep discussion will explore the core of the book. In it, Nick shares stories about toddler-initiated conversations about race and identity. While the stories are sometimes amusing and often jarring, at their core, they are probing and important which opens a can of worms that make most adults uncomfortable. Ann, as the Co-Originator of the Reimaging Our Work Series of Books, and Nick the author of the newest book in the series, will share the importance of sitting with discomfort and model a willingness to talk about challenging topics with the youngest children.

In this paradigm-shifting webinar, you will help you:

  • Identify your own areas of discomfort.
  • Find courage to be uncomfortable while having hard conversations with toddlers.
  • Find purpose in practice, philosophy, and pedagogy.
  • Learn creative ways to begin to dismantle systemic modes of oppression.


1/13/2021 2:00 PM - 1/13/2021 3:30 PM


Communication/Language Preschool