What is Curriculum in Early Care and Education? A Director's Overview
Course Learning Objectives
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Given the five goals of an effective curriculum, identify three and describe what you could observe in a preschool classroom that would indicate that the goals were being met
- Considering the five key principles that support developmentally appropriate curriculum, identify three and discuss what you might observe in a classroom that would indicate the teacher planned with the key principles in mind
- After reviewing the major models of established curriculum for young children, choose one that you believe would be most appropriate for your program and explain the reasons for the choice.
schedule 1 Hour
star_outline 0.10 CEUs
computer 1 year unlimited access
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face Early childhood training approval
Establishing a solid curriculum, regardless of the age of the children, provides administration, teachers, children, and their families with a meaningful, well-researched plan for education.Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.