Early Childhood Methods I: Infant/Toddler/Preschool

EDUC311 – 8 credits

Study of developmentally appropriate practices using NAEYC standards. Emphasizes curriculum development, diversity, antibias approaches, environmental design, child guidance, observation, assessment, family centered practice, health, safety, and the development of a professional role in childcare settings. Field experience in an infant, a toddler, or preschool classroom at KSC Child Development Center. Prerequisites: Admission to Educator Preparation, EDUC 200 and EDSP 202, and MATH 171, Junior standing. Fall, Spring.