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Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children

Course Number: EDUC X80.01

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4.5 units

Examination of the theoretical principles, developmentally appropriate practices and teaching strategies that support physical, social, creative and intellectual development for young children. Historical roots of early childhood programs and the evolution of the professional practices promoting advocacy, ethics and professional identity are discussed.

Available Sections

Starting Mar 5

173EDH003

Starting Mar 5
173EDH003

Course Fees

$295 Early Bird Discount ends on Feb 27
$345 after Feb 27

Instructor

Birgit Monks [ bio ]

close [x] Birgit Monks, Ed.D., Director, State Preschool and Toddler Program, has extensive experience in early child development, including state and licensing regulations.

Schedule:

Begins:
Mar 5 - Apr 20, 2018

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

English course.

Special Refund Policy "A" applies.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"The Whole Child: Developmental Education for the Early Years"
Weissman & Hendrick
ISBN: 9780132853422

Starting Mar 11

173EDH005

Starting Mar 11
173EDH005

Course Fees

$295 Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 5
$345 after Mar 5

Instructor

Laura Gordillo [ bio ]

close [x] Laura E. Gordillo, M.S., Children's Therapist, West End Family Counseling Services, Ontario, has an educational background in biology, child development and psychology. Taken together, these disciplines allow her to consolidate a clinical approach to human behavior, based on a theoretical and practical understanding of human development throughout the lifespan.

Schedule:

Sun 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Mar 11, 2018

Sun 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Mar 25, 2018

Sun 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Apr 8, 2018

Sun 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Apr 22, 2018

Sun 8:00 am-3:30 pm
May 6, 2018

Sun 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Jun 3, 2018

Sun 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Jun 17, 2018

7 Meetings

Location:

UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:

Spanish course.

 

Textbook:

Optional
"Who Am I in the Lives of Children? An Introduction to Early Childhood Education (10th edition)"
Stephanie Feeney, Eva Moravcik, Sherry Nolte
ISBN: 978-0133764185

Prerequisites

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