Self-Paced Online Workshops for Early Childhood Educators

You know that being an educator means constant learning.  The Bakers and Astronauts Online Workshops are DIY Professional Development: a collection of self-paced, online workshops that are 100% online, on your schedule!

Each Workshop Includes:

  • Research and Background : The "what" and the "why" of the topic.

  • Ideas in Action: What does the topic look like in educational settings?  Learn through examples and interviews.

  • Prompts and Provocations : Actionable ideas for your teaching practice.

The Workshop Collection gives you access to all current workshops, and all workshops added during your one-year membership!  You'll have access to a minimum of 6 workshops by the end of 2017.  

Registering more than six people?  Contact me about school/organization memberships!

Get access to current and future workshops!  Subscribing to The Workshop Collection gives you access to the workshops you see here, plus all workshops that are added during your 12-month membership.

 

  • 24/7 access to all workshops (materials, writing, and photography) for 12 months
  • Access to all new workshops added during your 12 month membership*
  • Content and curriculum updates
  • A monthly email outlining workshop updates, and new workshops being added to the collection
  • The opportunity to share your preferences on topics for future workshops

$125

Learn about open-ended materials, loose parts, and implementing process based play in your learning environment!

This workshop starts with big ideas about open-ended materials; shares perspectives on materials in action in learning environments, and gives you actionable prompts and provocations to bring to your setting.  

This workshop is great for anyone who is curious and wants to use more open-ended, process-based methods in their curricular planning.

  • 24/7 access to the workshop for 12 months
  • Content and curriculum updates 
  • A monthly email outlining workshop updates

$45

Add an element of reflective writing to your teaching practice to support your curriculum planning, personal goals and documentation.

Through a focused writing practice, techniques and ideas from interviews with reflective Early Childhood Educators, and prompts for individual and group reflection, this workshop supports your growth as a reflective educator.  

This workshop is ideal for educators new to reflection, and those who are looking for a bit more focus and discipline with their educational writing.

  • 24/7 access to the workshop for 12 months
  • Content and curriculum updates 
  • A monthly email outlining workshop updates

$45

This workshop is designed to help you implement the language of photography with young children!

Learn about sourcing and introducing cameras, and prompts for children's photography.  This workshop also includes ways to share children's photographs, and include children's perspective in planning and documentation through photography.  This workshop is for educators who want to add or enhance children's photographers in their setting!

  • 24/7 access to the workshop for 12 months
  • Content and curriculum updates 
  • A monthly email outlining workshop updates

$45

 

*The Workshop Collection includes all workshops added during your 12 month membership at no additional charge.  Three additional workshops workshops will be added in 2017.  You do not have access to each workshop for 12 months, but rather a membership to Bakers and Astronauts workshops for 12 months.  You will receive an email each month about workshops that are added, and updates that are made to ongoing workshops.  Workshops will not be deleted, but they will be updated to reflect new information and user feedback.