Careers in Early Childhood Education

A 21st-Century Education Course

$349.00 for 1 year

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Careers in Early Childhood Education

The Careers in Early Childhood Education course is designed to provide an overview of the expectations and roles of the early childhood educator. The course provides details about childhood development, health, nutrition, and guidance strategies to help students understand the exciting and unique opportunities that a career in early childhood education can offer. The course is intended to prepare students for challenges they may face, but to emphasize the rewards of being able to influence the life of a young child. The ability to offer support to children as they learn, and grow is a point that is highlighted throughout each lesson.

What You’ll Learn

Associated Careers

  • Early childhood education career opportunities, roles, and responsibilities
  • How to plan a safe, clean, and healthy learning environment
  • How to identify nutritional needs of infants and young children
  • The characteristics of typical and atypical development
  • And more…
  • Elementary school teacher
  • Nanny
  • Childcare worker
  • School counselor
  • Special education teacher
  • And many more…

What You’ll Create

Associated 21st-Century Skills

  • A video teaching tricks and tips of early childhood educators
  • A developmentally appropriate learning activity for a chosen domain
  • A parental blog based on a chosen aspect of childhood development
  • An infographic including your top 5 ways to be a great early childhood educator
  • Creativity
  • Organization
  • Enthusiasm
  • Collaboration
  • Communication

 

System/Equipment Requirements

  • A general word processing program (Word, Google Doc, etc.)