CALSAC Training Portal

Module: 1.1.1 Developmental Trends 101

Add to Cart

Please log in in order to add a module to your cart.

This module was developed as part of the California Department of Education/Child Development Division School-Age Training Project and revised in 2016 to incorporate social-emotional learning, character building and Quality Standards for Expanded Learning in California.

During this training, participants will learn about the physical, cognitive, and social-emotional developmental trends that are associated with different age-groups (K-8) and how these trends relate to day-to-day programming.

In this training participants will:

Content Overview:  

Hitting the Highlights 

Participants will discuss the three domains of development (physical, cognitive, and social-emotional) and identified age-groups, as well as discuss common questions that they have about each of these areas.

Research and Share 

Each participant will have a chance to become a “researcher” on a certain area of development. Participants will then return to their group, share the information they learned, and complete an activity to enhance their learning.

Building Developmental Profiles

Participants get to know a partner and introduce them to the larger group, in order to let staff become acquainted with each other and feel comfortable in the training.

Training Length: 2 hours

« Return to modules listing.