PHILADELPHIA, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightside Academy, the largest early education provider in the City of Philadelphia, takes pride in its team of high quality educators. Brightside's mission is to nurture and prepare young children to become lifelong learners and tomorrow's leaders. To achieve this mission, Brightside Academy continues to offer its team of educators' ongoing professional development. Continued professional development is key to high quality early education and is a major component of various Government education initiatives such as Keystone STARS, Head Start, Pre-K Counts and Mayor Kenney's ECE initiative, PHLprek.
On March 6, 2019, Brightside Academy will hold a one day symposium entitled Listening & Learning: Fostering Social & Emotional Development. The event will be hosted at the main campus of Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. Brightside's 500+ teachers will begin their day with a plenary session featuring keynote speaker, Patti Jo Wilson, a veteran and coach specialist from Lakeshore.
The remainder of the day is comprised of powerful and informative breakout sessions. These sessions are designed to engage, encourage, and empower the attendees professionally, as well as personally. This forum will empower Brightside's dedicated team of educators by expanding their knowledge base, gaining insight in current best practices, and enhancing their understanding of the uniqueness of each child.
Brightside Academy consistently seeks to inspire its educators to bring the best of their skills and teaching talents into the classroom. Early childhood education is key to a child's success, and Brightside's commitment to high quality early education is what drives us as a major Philadelphia ECE provider. - Jack Safer, Brightside Academy, COO
SOURCE Brightside Academy, Inc.