Volunteers in your preschool ministry may love kids, but are they prepared to handle behavioral emergencies? Written by a childhood development expert, this easy-to-read resource offers practical advice on discipline in a group setting; communicating with preschoolers; separation anxiety; safety/security issues; and more. A bonus quick-check section covers specific situations, including tantrums and biting. 208 pages, softcover from New Hope.
Church Nanny SOS provides emergency teaching and discipline advice for preschool ministry volunteers. Nationally-known early childhood expert Gigi Schweikert provides guidance on topics such as: -Discipline techniques in a group setting -Communicating with preschoolers -Separation anxiety -The learning environment -Working with parents on discipline issues -Safety/security issues related to discipline A bonus quick reference section is provided on special situations such as tantrums, biting, and bad language.
Gigi Schweikert, nationally acclaimed author, early childhood expert, and keynote speaker, is most recognized for directing the United Nations Early Childhood Program in New York City and developing and managing the Johnson & Johnson System of Family Centers. She currently serves as a childhood development consultant and speaker for churches, educators, parents, and corporations. Her most recent books include the widely-read Church Nanny SOS: Teaching Discipline Essentials for Preschool Ministry Volunteers, I'm a Good Mother: Affirmations for the Not-So-Perfect Mom and Theres a Perfect Little Angel in Every Child. A contributing writer and former cable television show host, Schweikert resides in New Jersey with her husband, four children, and a houseful of pets.