Early Childhood Education graduates will be able to:

Required Course 1

Required Course 2

Required Course 3

Required Course 4

Required Course 5

Required Course 6

Outcome 1

Communicate effectively and appropriately with children and families from all backgrounds to build respectful, reciprocal relationships and use appropriate positive guidance strategies with children in their care.

 

 

CHD 210,

CHD 165

 

CHD 205

 

 

CHD 216

 

CHD 265

 

CHD 166

 

Outcome 2

Complete a plan for the educational, physical, fiscal and human resources needed to operate a program for children.

 

 

CHD 270

 

CHD 298

 

CHD 215

 

 

 

Outcome 3

Adhere to Virginia’s Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers in the planning and evaluation of classroom and learning environments to ensure the health, safety and nutrition of children.

 

CHD 120

 

CHD 215

 

EDU 235

 

CHD 166

 

 

Outcome 4

Assess children’s progress using formal and informal observation and assessment tools and methods.

 

CHD 120

 

CHD 165

 

CHD 265

 

CHD 119

 

CHD 210

 

 

Outcome 5

Plan, implement and evaluate curriculum plans and learning environments for children based on developmental appropriateness and a thorough knowledge of child development.

 

CHD 265

 

CHD 120

 

CHD 146

 

CHD 118

 

CHD 145

 

CHD 210