Small groups facilitate personalized care that infants and toddlers need, and support peaceful exchanges, freedom and safety to move and explore, and the development of intimate relationships. The guiding principle is the younger the child, the smaller the group.

As you watch the video, consider...

  1. What does PITC recommend for total group size and ratios?
  2. How do small groups benefit infants and toddlers, teachers, and families?
  3. What are some challenges, and potential solutions, when groups share large rooms?