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Participants will learn how to recognize what each child in their classroom needs to reach their full potential. Explore the principles of child assessment, the role of observation, and techniques for collecting anecdotal notes. Participants will have the opportunity to survey a variety of assessment tools and will reinforce how to link assessment results to planning for each child as an individual. This is a 4-hour course worth 0.4 CEU's.
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 7: Observing and recording children’s behavior.
- Course Topics
- 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, MMassachusetts, ichigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (approved for 2 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.
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