ECE 183 : Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs

Introduces seven life skills critical for young children’s success which are: focus and self-control, perspective taking, communicating, making connections, critical thinking, taking on challenges, self-directed engaged learning.

Course Outcomes

Upon completion of the course students will be able to:

  • Understand the seven life skills research.
  • Create a physical and social environment that supports children's development and learning.
  • Apply life skills strategies and tools in a classroom setting.
  • Assess children’s seven life skills strengths and challenges.

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