Programs & Principles and Human Growth & Develop and Survey of Child Development Curriculum Observation and Practicum
May work as a Teachers Aide upon completion of this course. High school diploma not necessary. Must take Appraisal test to enter. Click here for details.
The course provides a combination of didactic and hands on training for the paraprofessional who seeks employment as a child care aide in child care centers, child development programs, and preschools, or desires to license their home to provide child care. This course also offers framework for providing developmentally appropriate curriculum designs and environments for child development programs. Explores materials and resources used while planning and implementing appropriate curriculum for young children. Examines the teacher's role in observation and assessment to support all areas of development. Includes an externship component to intern in a child care setting (60 hours +) and Science & Math for the Young Child course. (588 hrs.)
Cost: Total cost $564 (includes registration $495, insurance $18, ID badge $6 and fingerprinting $45). Students provides books, TB clearance, CPR fees; click here the supplies list.