Supporting children’s development and learning is at the heart of why early childhood programs exist. In this online module, you’ll learn about the interactive environment, how to ensure continuity of care, and the advantages and disadvantages of different grouping and staffing patterns. You’ll then examine the many facets of developmentally appropriate practice (DAP) and the role of play in early childhood programming. Finally you’ll learn how to design and implement curriculum and the importance of observation and assessment in achieving program goals. View module outline.
You may register for this module at any time and will receive log-in instructions as soon as your payment is verified.
This is Module 7 of 9 of the Aim4Excellence™ National Director Credential. Take only one or a few to Aim4Excellence modules to build competence in a specific management area or complete all nine to earn the Aim4Excellence National Director Credential.
- Total clock hours: 16
- Illinois Gateways for Opportunity Approved
- Applies toward the Illinois Director Credential (IDC) Core Competency Requirements
- Other Credit Details: This Module can be taken for college credit for an additional fee if combined with Aim4Excellence Module 8: Creating Partnerships with Families and Module 9: Evaluating Program Quality. LEARN MORE
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Your local child care resource and referral agency may have scholarship funds available to assist with your registration or tuition costs for this event. Find your local CCR&R.