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     (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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    • Supporting Children and Families Who Have Experienced Trauma

      Course ID: SOC110Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

      This course explores the developmental impacts of different types of family trauma, from parent incarceration, family separation and military deployment, to domestic violence, addiction, and loss of a loved one. Participants will learn ways, based on current brain research, to structure support for children and families who have experienced trauma. Specific classroom strategies and parent resources are also provided.

    • Supporting Fathers and Promoting Father Involvement in the ECE Program

      Course ID: FAM101Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

      This course presents the latest research on a number of topics concerning fathers and fatherhood, along with pertinent recommended practices for childcare providers. Course participants will learn about the importance of dad-style play, strategies for promoting more father involvement in the ECE program, and tips for supporting fatherless children.

    • Supporting Spiritual Development in Early Learning Environments

      Course ID: CHD109Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

      This course is based upon the work of Deborah Schein, author of the book titled Inspiring Wonder, Awe, and Empathy – Spiritual Development in Young Children. The course explores what spiritual development is and why it is important to overall development. Participants will also learn how to create moments within their learning environments that promote spiritual development in young children.

    • Texas Minimum Standards for Caregivers

      Course ID: TXMIN101Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

      This course covers a portion of the Texas Minimum Standards for Child-Care Centers, published by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services. Specifically, this course covers the minimum standards that apply to caregivers.

    • The Importance of Play in Early Childhood

      Course ID: CHD104Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

      This course provides an overview of the importance of play for promoting optimal development across all domains during early childhood and beyond. Participants will learn about the benefits of play, different types of play, and ways to promote more play in children’s lives.

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    How Do I Get Started?

    You have three options for purchasing child development classes online

    Individual or
    Block Hours

    Students may purchase one hour of child care online coursework or multiple hours at a time.

    • 1-10 Hours: $15 per hour

    • 11-49 Hours: $14 per hour

    • 50 Hour Block: $650

    • 125 Hour Block: $1,500

    • 225 Hour Block: $2,475

    Individual Annual Subscription

    For $99, a child care professional can purchase an Individual Annual Professional Development Subscription. The subscription allows unlimited access to CCEI’s professional development course catalog for the year of the subscription.

    Child Care Center-Based Subscription

    The Child Care Center-Based Annual Subscription is the most manageable, accessible and cost-effective method for a center to provide its staff with training to meet annual licensing professional development needs. CCEI offers two child care center-based subscriptions:
    • $499/year

      20-user
    • $999/year

      50-user
    With the 50-user option, staff can receive access to annual training for just $20 per person.