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Participants will explore the impact of classroom climate on children's behavior and learning. For instance, how do the subtle nuances of the teacher's behavior impact the atmosphere in the classroom? You will review important ideas about the nature of positive relationships, and you will study examples and strategies to promote positive teacher-child and child-child relationships. Relationships are essential to children's development and learning. A teacher's ability to create a positive atmosphere will inspire positive relationships and support the education and healthy development of young children. This is a 4-hour course worth .4 CEUs.
This course can be utilized to meet the training requirements to earn or renew your Child Development Associate (CDA) credential. Course content is aligned with the CDA Subject Area 3: Supporting children’s social and emotional development.
- Course Topics
- Child Development
- Classroom atmosphere
- Classroom climate
- Teacher-child relationships
- Child-child relationships
- State Approval
Approved for .4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in all 50 states.
Also approved for 4 Early Childhood State Training Hours in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland,Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (approved for 3 hours), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, and Wisconsin.
- Who Should Enroll
Who Should Enroll
All teachers and administrators of children birth to age 5.
"The whole session was meaningful to me because I am new to the childcare field and I have a three year old son at home. I can take what I have learned and apply it to my life as well as with my students."
"I really enjoyed this session and can't wait to try it in my classroom."
"All the content in this course was informative and inspiring!"
"I would have to say that i enjoyed this class more than any other i've taken. All the concept were meaningful and will be implemented in my classroom."