Resources for Educators

Message from Me Educator’s Guide

The Educator’s Guide (PDF) consists of 125 activity ideas connected to universal early learning standards. This guide also includes tips for “Getting Started” with Message from Me.

Message from Me Instructions

Detailed, step-by-step instructions for educators and administrators (PDF) to setup and use Message from Me.

Message from Me Flyers

Resources to share with families about Message from Me MfM General Flyer (PDF) MfM General Flyer_Spanish (PDF) MfM Family Guide (PDF) MfM Family Guide_Spanish (PDF)


The following videos highlight educators integrating Message from Me in their classroom settings.

Helpful Resources for Educational Professionals

Supporting Dual Language Learners

  • Language Castle: A go-to resource for updated research and best practice when working with Dual Language Learners
  • WIDA: Tools and support to help multilingual learners and early childhood educators


  • Donohue, C. (2019) Exploring Key Issues in Early Childhood and Technology: Evolving Perspectives and Innovative Approaches
  • Bers, M. (2018) Coding as a Playground: Programming and Computational Thinking in the Early Childhood Classroom
  • Donohue, C. (2017) Family Engagement in the Digital Age: Early Childhood Educators as Media Mentors
  • Donohue, C. (2015) Technology and Digital Media in the Early Years: Tools for Teaching and Learning

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