Summer Institute Registration is HERE

Posted by on Mar 9, 2017 in News

Early Childhood Summer Institute is July 24-27, 2017 on the Campus of Castleton University

WHO: Early Childhood Educators (birth through grade 3) working in public schools, private early childhood and after-school settings and the administrators who support them.

WHAT: choose to take a three-credit undergraduate & graduate course designed to deepen knowledge and practice and assist in obtaining or renewing licenses and endorsements. Topics include:

  • early literacy (Building Blocks):
  • science in the early years:
  • family and community engagement;
  • trauma sensitive practices;
  • promoting social and emotional competence (early MTSS);
  • financial and legal issues for early childhood programs;
  • supporting children who are dual language learners;
  • issues in special education;
  • advanced child development;
  • curriculum development birth to grade 3, emphasis on STEM, place based and nature education.

HOW: Cost is $145 basic registration; plus $ 375 for 3 credit course.  Scholarships available for eligible students from: TEACH, your employer, CDD tuition grants, VSAC non-degree grants

If you want to stay over night at the college, the cost is  $ 320 total room and meals package for the 4 days. Families are welcome to join you (please find your own child care)



For guidance selecting courses or applying for financial assistance contact:

For more information about the institute contact:  (802)-468-1234