Oct 27, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalogue 
2019-2020 Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDUC 26500 - Social & Cultural Environments in Early, Childhood Education

Course Credit: 1
SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ENVIRONMENTS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION This course examines current research that addresses the significance of the home, school, and community on the growth and development of young children. Emphasis is placed on early childhood educators establishing and maintaining collaborative, cooperative programs and activities that involve families of young children. Topics are explored through lecture, readings and discussions, student presentations, small and large group activities, community speakers, community field trips, video presentations, and 10 hours of focused, field-directed experiences. Annually. [HSS, SJ, W]