Early Care and Education Training and Resources

A child’s brain triples in size in the first 3 years of life, and we all know their bodies are growing at warp speed, too. Early childhood educators play such a big role in the health and development of kids. And the Strong4Life team is committed to helping educators instill healthy habits, build resilience and practice safety with all the children in their care.

Early childhood plays a big part in a child’s lifelong relationship with food. Learn how you can help children develop healthy relationships with food, at any age with Strong4Life. Our team of registered dietitians offers a wide variety of training and resources to help promote healthy eating choices in the classroom and at home.

Resilience is the ability to handle life’s ups and downs. And, while all children are born with the ability to become resilient, they need help along the way. Learn how you can help the kids in your care build resilience with the help of Strong4Life’s mental health experts, with trainings and resources.

Children develop basic movement skills through a combination of play and education. Learn how play and movement can benefit a child’s physical and emotional wellness—including improving their mood, sleep and behavior. Find out more about Strong4Life's physical activity training and resources.

Preventable injuries are one of the leading causes of death in children. Take advantage of these safety resources from Children's injury prevention specialists—including information on water safety, car seat safety, safe sleep and more.


If you have questions or are interested in more information, email us at Strong4LifeECE@choa.org.