Associate Child Care Teacher, Certificate of Achievement (C)
|ECE 102||Child, Family and Community||3|
|ECE 120||Child Growth and Development/Educators||3|
|or PSY 140||Child Development|
|ECE 290||Work Experience In Early Childhood Education||3-5|
|or ECE 103||Foundations of ECE I Principles|
|Select two courses from the following:||6-8|
|Foundations of ECE II Practicum|
|Creative Learning and Curriculum|
|Health, Safety And Nutrition For Young Children|
|Children with Special Needs|
|Working With School-Age Children|
|Observation and Assessment|
|ECE Special Education|
|Teaching in a Diverse Society|
Complete all department requirements with a “C” or better in each course. Candidates for a Certificate of Achievement are required to complete at least 20% of the department requirements through SBCC.
- Discuss the diverse needs, characteristics and multiple influences on the development of children, birth through age eight, as related to high quality care and education.
- Using observation skills, design, implement and evaluate environments and curriculum activities that support positive, developmental play and learning for all young children.
- Identify and implement effective guidance and interaction strategies that support all children’s social learning, identity and self-confidence.
- Recognize ethical standards and demonstrate professional behaviors that deepen understanding, knowledge and commitment to the Early Childhood Education profession