ECED& 120 Practicum-Nurturing Relationships • 2 Cr.
In an early learning setting apply best practice for engaging nurturing relationships with children. Focus on keeping children healthy and safe while promoting growth and development. Format includes laboratory participation. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.
Description starting Summer 2019
In an early learning setting, engage in establishing nurturing, supportive relationships with all children and professional peers. Focus on children?s health & safety, promoting growth & development, and creating a culturally responsive environment. Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
- Describe the characteristics of nurturing relationships built between teachers and children.
- Practice ideals of professionalism in work with children, families and peers.
- Recognize cultural responsiveness when observing professionals and programs.
- Identify practices that promote health, safety, growth and development of children.