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Reflecting on Our Reactions and Responses

to Children's Behavior

In this video, early childhood experts and teachers reflect on the importance of gauging one's own personal feelings before reacting to children's challenging behavior to ensure that responses are appropriate. The importance of a supportive work environment is also stressed. 

Video transcript: English; Spanish

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  • The video may be accessed on YouTube, which provides chapter markings that connect users directly to each section of the video (for trainers/instructors who wish to show only certain segments to the whole group).
  • Producer and Scriptwriter: Julia DeLapp
    Videographer and Editor: Sean Leser
    Content and Script Consultants: Dr. Ann Gruenberg and Terry Surprenant
    Narration: Julia DeLapp
  • This video was funded by the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood.

    The Center wishes to thank the following Connecticut programs, organizations, and agencies who assisted in the making of this video:
    • Cathy Cares Child Care, Willimantic
    • Child and Family Development Resource Center, Willimantic
    • Connecticut Positive Parenting
    • Cooperative Educational Services School Readiness Program, Trumbull
    • Danbury Public Schools, Danbury
    • EASTCONN Killingly Head Start, Killingly
    • EASTCONN Plainfield Head Start, Plainfield
    • Housatonic Community College Early Childhood Lab School, Bridgeport
    • Natchaug Elementary School, Willimantic
    • New Heights Child Development Center, Windham
    • Pat's House Family Childcare, Columbia
    • Windham Early Childhood Center, Willimantic
    • Windham Early Head Start, Windham
    • Women's League Child Development Center, Hartford
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