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Overview of Children with Special Needs for Early Care and Education Providers

Overview of Children with Special Needs for Early Care and Education Providers

Course Number: EDUC X87.50

4.5 units

Introduces the variations in development of children with special needs (birth through age 8), identifies interventions based upon the developmental continuum, and explores the resulting impact on family members and functioning. Includes an overview of:

  • historical and societal influences
  • laws relating to children with special needs
  • family adjustment and dynamics
  • the identification and referral process

Available Sections

Starting Apr 13

184EDH003

Starting Apr 13
184EDH003

Course Fees

$295 Early Bird Discount ends on Apr 7
$345 after Apr 7

Instructor

Carmela Garnica [ bio ]

close [x] Carmela F. Garnica, M.Ed., Program Director, Escuela De La Raza Unida (ERU), a nonprofit educational community organization, oversees four ERU sites, 150 children, and the ongoing professional growth training for 40 employees. Ms. Garnica has a wide range of experience in the Early Childhood field, working with providers, parents, communities and children, and was appointed by Governor Brown to serve on the California State Council on Developmental Disabilities. 

Schedule:

Sat 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Apr 13 - Apr 27, 2019

Sat 8:00 am-3:30 pm
May 4 - May 18, 2019

Sat 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Jun 1 - Jun 8, 2019

7 Meetings

Location:

UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:

Spanish course.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Reader required, purchased from the EBC a week before the start of the course."

ISBN:

Prerequisites

No Prerequisites for this course

Applicable Certificates

No Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 184EDH003

Dates: Apr 13 - Apr 27, 2019

Time: 8:00 am-3:30 pm

Dates: May 4 - May 18, 2019

Time: 8:00 am-3:30 pm

Dates: Jun 1 - Jun 8, 2019

Time: 8:00 am-3:30 pm

Instructor: Carmela Garnica

Textbook: Mandatory
"Reader required, purchased from the EBC a week before the start of the course."

ISBN:

Location: UCR Extension Center

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