Young children who have a positive sense of self-esteem will benefit from this positive sense of self for their whole lives. Teachers of young children have the opportunity to create an environment where children flourish and self-esteem naturally grows.This one-hour course will teach you the importance of self-esteem and explain adult behaviors that influence self-esteem. Also, you will learn a variety of activities that you can use with your students to increase their self-esteem.Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Recognize how self-esteem is an important part of young children's social and emotional development.
- List adult behaviors that lead to positive self-esteem in young children.
- Identify child-centered activities that foster a positive sense of self-esteem.