Deepen foundations of teaching and learning practices through understanding the teacher’s role in guiding play and intentional teaching.

Introduction to intentional teaching strategies and practices, including, but not limited to: Co-constructing, collaborating, listening, imagining, modeling, negotiating, researching, revisiting, scaffolding.

Understand how intentional teaching strategies can work in encouraging children’s holistic development.
Design and modify lesson plans, utilizing the above strategies to extend children’s exploration and learning through play.

  • Appreciate/recognize the need and importance of encouraging play and exploration in young children, aged 4-6, and the teachers’ role in guiding and extending their learning.
  • Understand intentional teaching practices and related strategies.
  • Develop strategies for intentional teaching and how it can be used with play.

LON Certification Status: L2

Occupational Title: Beginning Preschool Teacher , Preschool Teacher , Senior Preschool Teacher , Lead Teacher , Senior Lead Teacher , Centre Leader

Duration

  • 14 hours (2 days)

Award of Certificate

ECDA e-Certificate of participation for  “Harnessing Play for Intentional Teaching”

Course Fee
Full course fee (without 7% GST) $290.00
SSG grant* $145.00
Nett course fee $145.00
7% GST on nett course fee $20.30
Total nett course fee payable, including GST $165.30
Additional funding if eligible under Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)#   $116.00
nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from ETSS# $49.30
Additional funding if eligible under Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES)+ $116.00
Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after additional funding from Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES)+ $49.30
ECDA funding support available for foreign teachers (80%) $232.00
Total nett course fee payable, including GST, after 80% ECDA funding for foreign teachers $78.30

All fees stated are inclusive of prevailing GST and are in Singapore dollars.

  • *Course fee funding of 50% is available for Singaporeans/PRs aged 21 years and above.
  • +Course fee funding of 90% (SkillsFuture MCES) available for Singaporeans aged 40 years & above.
  • #For company-sponsored applicants, Enhanced Training Support for SMEs funding can be applied through www.skillsconnect.gov.sg.
  • For companies that meet the eligibility requirements, absentee payroll capped at $7.50/hr based on classroom hours can be claimed through the SkillsConnect system (www.skillsconnect.gov.sg).
  • For self-fund applicants earning $2,300 & below per month, training allowance** capped at $6.00/hr based on classroom hours can be claimed through NTUC U Portal (www.ntuc.org.sg).
  • All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website (www.skillsfuture.sg/credit) to choose from the courses available on the SkillsFuture Credit course directory.
  • For trainees who qualify for Workfare Skills Support (WSS) scheme, please contact SSG at 6785 5785 for more information.

Course fees are subjected to changes without prior notice.

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