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Nurturing Play- Mini-Series

March 17, 2024

Introducing a 4-part mini-series course, designed to empower educators and caregivers alike! πŸ”₯

πŸ“š Dive into the world of nurturing relationships, as we work to SHIFT from traditional teaching practices to relationship-based teaching.Β 

πŸ—“οΈ Mark your calendars:

πŸ”Ή Course 1: “Embracing Connection” – March 17, 2024 | 1-3pm AZ Time

  • Understanding what we bring into our practice
  • Shifting from tradition to connection
  • Understanding what’s driving behavior
  • Nurturing healthy relationships

πŸ”Ή Course 2: “Unlocking Potential” – April 7, 2024 | 1-3pm AZ Time

  • Applying brain science to support the whole child
  • Inspiring cooperation through reframing expectations
  • Harnessing intrinsic motivation
  • Regulation techniques and sustainable teaching tools

πŸ”Ή Course 3: “The Power of Play” – April 28, 2024 | 1-3pm AZ Time

  • Understanding the importance of play
  • Recognizing & overcoming barriers to play
  • Responding to play interests
  • Confidently facilitating playful experiences

πŸ”Ή Course 4: “Designing Playful Environments” – May 19, 2024 | 1-3pm AZ Time

  • Tools for designing a playful environment
  • Creative use of materials and loose parts
  • Understanding and applying child-led learning
  • The role of communication in nurturing the environment

πŸ’‘ Each session promises to equip you with invaluable insights and practical strategies to enhance your teaching approach and foster meaningful connections with children.

🀝 Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to learn, grow, and revolutionize your teaching practice!

πŸŽ‰ SPECIAL OFFER: These courses can be bought separately or together. Purchase 3 courses and get the 4th one free! πŸŽ‰

This offering is in collaboration with Rebel Shift Childhood and registration is through her site.

If you want ONE class- add ONE to cart

If you want TWO classes- add TWO to cart

If you want THREE or FOUR classes- add THREE to cart (you get the fourth FREE!)


Tucson Values Teachers is providing limited scholarships for educators to attend PD opportunities, if you are interested, click here for more information


  • For questions regarding this resource, please contact Nature Created Play.
  • Contact Name: Kyla Maciosek
  • Phone No: 740.821.9619
  • Email Address: naturecreatedplay@gmail.com