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Students are Playing Games, but Still Learning Too!

Teachers in the New Haven Public School Systems Play Pilot Program were taught on how to use play principles to guide students in learning and the exploration of topics in the classroom.

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Through our evolving programs, products and publications, we continue to provide relevant  professional development opportunities, including GDO-R Assessment Workshops as well as Live and Recorded Webinars and In-person Seminars on a variety of topics, for differing audiences. 

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OUR NEW BOOKLET! The kindergarten conversation

This booklet offers guidance to parents and educators attempting to assess children’s readiness to start kindergarten, and is available to purchase individually, or in a variety of packages.

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Inspiring Innovation and Objective Wonder

Bringing the science of child development to real life practice.

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Upcoming trainings, webinars and conference presentations.

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Featured Materials

GESELL EARLY SCREENER COMPLETE KIT

This Gesell Early Screener (GES) Complete Kit includes the necessary materials for administering the GES to children ages 3 to 6

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THE KINDERGARTEN CONVERSATION BOOKLET

What does it mean to be “ready” for kindergarten? This booklet offers guidance to parents and educators attempting to assess children’s readiness to start kindergarten.

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READY FOR KINDERGARTEN DVD SERIES

This delightful 15-minute film is both a training video for teachers and an informative opener for parent meetings.  It provides a look at real-life Kindergarten settings, and shows best practices for early learning experiences.

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Choosing the Right Assessment

Assessments and screening tools can help us to identify what children know, determine appropriate placement, select appropriate curricula for the child's needs, and so much more! Unsure which of our assessment tools is right for your needs? We're happy to guide you through the process.

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