After completing this module, you will have an understanding of
- the development of the brain between birth and six years
- language skill development from birth
- the role of language in shaping identity, and the importance of language for children, educators and carers, and
- bilingual and multilingual language development and how to support this within ECEC.
Suitable for early childhood education and care professionals at all stages of their careers.
Completing Supporting language development in the early years will contribute 1 hour of NESA Registered PD addressing standard 2.5.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. Courses completed after 19/3/2018 will be validated.