Understanding how to keep children healthy is an essential part of providing high quality learning environments for young children. This one-hour course will provide an overview of how you can protect children and yourself against infectious diseases. This course includes information on common childhood illnesses and how you can prevent the spread of disease through best practices in cleanliness, basic hygiene, and proper handling and disposal of hazardous materials.
Course Learning Objectives:
After completing this course you will be able to:
- Identify four ways that infectious diseases spread
- Given a scenario, determine at least four classroom routines that promote wellness
- Given a scenario, point out appropriate actions taken to prevent the spread of germs