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This 2-hour course explains what theories are in early education and just a few of the great theories that helped shape the field of early education. In this class, we talk about Piaget, Vygotsky, Erikson, Montessori, and Gardner. Then after learning about theorists in Early Education, we go into three philosophies of the field. Even though neither one of these lists are extensive, you will be able to understand the importance of theories and philosophies in early education and how it has shaped our field.
This course focuses on the importance of play and how the reduction of play can be detrimental to a child's health. The class also explores the benefits of play, how to increase active play for kiddos, and its importance. Hours: 2 Training level: 2 Core Content Areas: 1 & 4 CDA Content: 1 & 2
This course explains the importance of a multicultural environment using a developmentally appropriate curriculum. You will learn how to plan activities intentionally and enhance the multicultural areas in your room. Hours: 2 Training Level: 2 Core Content Areas: 4,6 CDA Areas: 2,4
This is the first course of a series of training for directors and other administrators within an early childhood educational facility. This course will go over roles and responsibilities within a center and tips on how to handle each topic. HOURS: 2 TRAINING LEVEL: 3 CORE CONTENT: 7 CDA Subject Area: 5
This 2-hour course looks at the many aspects of keeping children safe. Even though it is not everything it brings the information together about the importance of supervision, hazards that can be silent and deadly along with ways to eliminate those hazards. This course also looks at the new recommendations of safe sleep and how to monitor and manage the safety of the program.
Training level: 1
Training hours: 2
CDA Content area: 1
Core Content area: 2
This is a two-hour class that explains the importance of observation and assessment within the early childhood classroom. It goes in-depth on what assessment is, how assessment is necessary for strong development of young children and how observation can assist in obtaining the information needed for accurate assessment information. This course also explains the different ways to observe and how to appropriately document and store information obtained. Course Details: Hours: 2 Training Level: 2 Core Content: 5 CDA Content: 7
This class looks at child development and its importance within early education. We dig into how development occurs and how as early education professionals, you can support the development of each child you have within your classroom. Training Details: Training Hours: 2 Training Level:1 Core Content: 1 CDA Subject Area: 8
This Course explains how storytelling promotes children’s cognitive and literacy development and how it provides a critical bridge between the oral language of early childhood and the more mature language of reading and writing. Hours-2 Core Content: 1 &4 CDA 2&8 Training Level 3
This four hour course goes over active supervision, how to read and understand state regulations, professionalism within safety, and playground safety in the early childhood environment. Training Information Training Hours - 4 Training Level - 2 CDA Content - 1 Core Content - 1
This course explains the importance and benefits of art and how children develop specific skills through art and learn about "process over product" while gaining great tips on incorporating art within your classroom. Hours: 2 Training level: 3 Core Content Area: 1 CDA Areas: 3&7
The bloodborne pathogen training program has been developed to satisfy all regulations. We help you maintain compliance while ensuring the highest quality training material available. In this class, you will learn how and why to understand Bloodborne Pathogens and how to use an EpiPen. LEARNING LEVEL: 1 CDA:1 CORE CONTENT: 2 TRAINING HOURS: 2
This course explains the importance of communication within the classroom giving concrete descriptions of how to implement effective conversations with children to enhance their language abilities. Hours; 3 Training Level: 2 Core Content Areas: 1,4 CDA Subject Areas: 2,3
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