- Higher Education
FCS Foundations of Early Childhood Education
This course introduces students to the early childhood profession. Course competencies include: explore the concepts of diversity, cultural responsiveness, and anti-bias as it relates to early childhood education, investigate the history of early childhood education, examine regulatory requirements for early childhood education programs in WI, summarize types of early childhood education settings, identify the components of a quality early childhood education program, summarize responsibilities of early childhood education professionals, explore early childhood curriculum models and examine the critical role of play as it relates to developmentally appropriate practice. Use this course for career exploration and possible enrollment in the Assistant Childcare Teacher class for certification to work in childcare centers.
Transcripted through Chippewa Valley Technical College: 3 Credits
Length: (1) Trimester Block
Grade Level: 11, 12
Cum Laude Points: 1.0