ECE 131B : Practicum for Experienced Teachers 2
Improves and strengthens basic intermediate level skills for working with children ages birth-5 in a group setting at work sites. Includes the use of developmentally appropriate methods to support guidance and conflict resolution; schedule and routine planning; fundamental curriculum development; and environmental modification. Department permission required based on work experience and previous coursework.
ECE 122I or ECE 123P may be accepted.
Upon completion of the course students should be able to:
- Use an understanding of children’s characteristics and needs from birth through age 5, in order to provide appropriate care and education.
- Use an understanding of diverse family characteristics to appropriately and effectively interact with children.
- Use appropriate observation, documentation, and other assessment tools and approaches to support the development of children.