TECA 1311 : Educating Young Children
An introduction to the education of the young child, including developmentally appropriate practices and programs, theoretical and historical perspectives, ethical and professional responsibilities, and current issues. Content is aligned as applicable with State Board for Educator Certification Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities standards. Students will participate in field experiences with children from infancy through age 12. Passage of a background check is required for this course. Three hours lecture per week and 16 hours of field experience per semester. Offered spring semester.