Big Day for Prekindergarten Professional Development

Embedded and Ongoing Professional Development
for Prekindergarten Teachers

Big Day for Prekindergarten Professional Handbook
Sample Best Practice Pages

Big Day for PreK supports every preschool teacher's growth as a professional. Best practices for prekindergarten instruction across preschool curriculum domains are included in the Professional Handbook and embedded throughout each Teaching Guide.


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Free Professional Development Webinar Series

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Big Day for Prekindergarten Online Professional Development Course: Developing Foundations for Early Childhood Success

Online Professional Development Course

Every Big Day for PreK teacher receives access to the online professional development course Developing Foundations for Early Childhood Success. Developed with leading early childhood researchers and experts, this course focuses on critical areas of childhood development, oral language, and emergent literacy and math skills.

Big Day for Prekindergarten Implementation Support

Scholastic is committed to partnering with schools and districts to support a strong implementation of Big Day for PreK early-learning program. In-person implementation training is available, during which prekindergarten teachers and administrators will learn how to effectively use Big Day for PreK in the classroom.