One of the primary goals of a quality program for toddlers is to foster social and emotional development. This goal is met when caregivers of toddlers understand typical developmental milestones and how to plan learning experiences based on developmentally appropriate practice. This course will explore key guidelines on how to plan learning experiences to allow toddlers to feel emotionally and physically secure, which will foster social and emotional development.
Course Learning Objectives:
As a participant in this course, you will be able to:
- List three social and emotional developmental milestones that typically appear in toddlers.
- List three approaches to activities to foster toddler social development, and to foster toddler emotional development.
- Identify other issues that affect toddler social and emotional development.