Our facilitators have over 40 years of combined experience in Licensed Child Care and continue to work directly in programs daily. We continue to have first-hand experience of the day-to-day joys and frustrations that arise in the realities of our field, and the unique solutions that can be implemented to enhance learning further.
We work with educators, supervisors and executives of multi-site organizations to provide a professional development experience like you’ve never participated in before, that will leave you inspired and excited to go to work.
We provide you with hands-on and engaging in-person or online opportunities to learn new skills, solve problems, collaborate reflectively with other educators, enhance the performance and buy-in of staff members, and find fresh new ideas and perspectives.
All of our Pedagogical Coaching & Consulting services are offered one-on-one, small or large group, or virtually. These encounters can be hosted on your site or ours.
As a provincially recognized, high-quality early learning program, we are often requested to offer professional learning experiences across the province and Canada.
All of our work is grounded in strong values, forest and nature school ethos and the high image we hold of children, educators and families.
We will work collaboratively with your team to engage in mentorship to support educators or administrators in your specific pedagogical goals. We will curate sessions based on your organization's goals and vision for early learning.
We can create opportunities for leaders, educators, and administrators. We are passionate about creating conditions for individuals and groups to co-construct their professional identities through interactive, research-informed encounters.
Discovery Professional Learning creates industry-leading training programs to ensure each educator has the tools, skills, and dispositions necessary to be a part of the growing number of professionals that provide high-quality care and learning to children in Ontario.
We will work alongside your leadership team to support coaching, mentorship and reflective practice. With an emphasis to integrate the Forest and Nature School ethos and improve the quality of your programs.
We develop hands-on and interactive experiences that allow educators to foster Nature-Based skills and dispositions that will improve the quality of outdoor environments and experiences for children.
Interactive online modules that allow educators to learn skills that will enrich their practice and programs at their own pace. Some topics include: Rituals and Routines, Mud Kitchens, Mapping with Children, as well as Democracy and Advocacy.
We have worked and continue to work with communities across the country to support educators and leaders to grow different components of their programs with a particular focus on:
With more than 40 years in the industry, our team is quality-focused when it comes to early learning child care and passionate about challenging the status quo.
You’ve got curiosities…we’ve got stories! Check out the Discovery Professional Learning blog where we discuss some of the unique solutions you can implement to take your early child care center program to the next level.