ECED 215-001 FOUND OF EARLY CHILD EDUC Introduction to educational programs serving children ages birth to 8 years. Considers early childhood history, programs, models and belief systems. Attention given to professional ethics and current trends and issues. Field experience required. Three hours per week.
ECED 422-002 DISCVRY THRU INTRDISC STUDIES Developmentally appropriated practices and current research in early childhood curricula areas (including math, social studies and science) are emphasized through inquiry learning and the arts to engage all children, ages 4-6. Techniques in classroom management include the responsive classroom. Field experience required. Prerequisite: Admission to Professional Teacher Education Program, ECED 215. Three hours per week.
EDUC 636-191 CREATIVITY IN EARLY CHILD ED In-depth study of the creative process and the techniques that will promote creativity. Prerequisites: EDUC 502 and any two EDUC 500-level courses.Three hours per week.