In this three-credit practicum course you will learn about and apply the course competencies in an actual child care setting. Course competencies include: assess children's growth and development, implement the standards for quality early childhood education, integrate strategies that support diversity and anti-bias perspectives, build meaningful curriculum, provide a developmentally appropriate environment, facilitate positive guidance strategies, evaluate one's own professional behaviors and practices, lead caregiving routines as curriculum; utilize positive interpersonal skills with children, and utilize positive interpersonal skills with adults. Prerequisite: Admission to Early Childhood Education Program 103071 and Practicum 2 10307192. Students must meet the state administrative code requirements to be in an Early Childhood Education setting (including both prior coursework and Caregiver Background Check.)
Prerequisite: Admission to Early Childhood Education Program 103071 and Practicum 2 10307192.
08/22/2016 TO 12/21/2016
01/16/2017 TO 05/18/2017
06/05/2017 TO 08/04/2017