Professional Learning - Early Childhood Education

Based on the survey conducted in the fall of 2017 and other opportunities, the Get Outside and Play Early Childhood Network has offered the following sessions in 2017. We will be adding new opportunities as they arise. If you have an idea or are interested in offering a session, please contact Christina at



Burr, Its Cold Outside - Webinar with Dr. Beverlie Dietze.


Outdoor Play Space Assessment Tool, offered in Edmonton and Calgary with Dr. Beverlie Dietze


Coyote Mentoring: Exploring the Wonder of Nature-Based Education with Dave Verhulst


Backdoor Physical Literacy: Outdoor Play in the Backyard 

We have had a tremendous response to this workshop and all the free spots are full. If you have funding and would like a workshop, please contact Christina at If you would like to be kept up to date with other opportunities, sign up for the Get Outside and Play Early Childhood Network Newsletter. This workshop is created for dayhome providers and may also be of interest to parents.

Create outdoor play spaces to support the development of physical literacy in your dayhome backyard. You will come away from this two hour workshop with simple strategies and resources to bring back to your dayhome. We will take the opportunity to learn together and share stories of what has worked in your backyard. Bring ideas and an open mind!