Course Overview
  • Course Overview
  • Curriculum Overview
Introduction to Fantasy Play
  • Types of Children's Play
  • Cooperative Play
  • Research Supports Learning through Play
  • The Work of Lev Vygotsky
The Work of Vivian Paley & Boston Public Schools
  • What Vivian Paley Learned from Observing and Responding to Children's Stories
  • Boston Public Schools
The Role of the Teacher
  • Open Ended Materials & Storytelling
  • Strategies to Guide & Extend the Play
  • Documentation & Assessment of Children's Learning
Be Courageous & Bold
  • Transformation in Early Childhood Education: What is Required of Teachers
  • Share Your Experiences with the Author & Certificate of Completion