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     (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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    • Sensational Science

      Course ID: CCEI440Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

      This course examines age appropriate guidelines and activities for setting up a science center that includes activities that build curiosity. Upon successful completion of this course, student should be able to define science as it relates to preschool children, identify appropriate materials to include in a science center, and identify basic activities for promoting early science skills.

    • Sensory Learning For All Ages

      Course ID: CCEI967Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

      This course examines sensory experiences in the early childhood classroom and the benefits of these activities for young children. Participants will explore various ways of incorporating sensory learning into every day activities, enhancing sensory learning centers, and appropriate methods of guidance. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to identify ways children benefit from sensory experiences, list ways for guiding developmentally appropriate sensory learning experiences and implement developmentally appropriate ideas and props used for sensory learning experiences.

    • Staff Communication: Educational Partnerships

      Course ID: CCEI960Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

      This course provides directors, administrators, and aspiring directors with a greater understanding of the value of good communication skills, as well as various techniques for listening and responding appropriately to staff, parents, and children. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able list key phrases to remember when communicating, identify ways to improve their communication skills, define active listening and explain methods to be used by staff members to effectively communicate among each other.

    • Stages of Development, Ages 12 to 14

      Course ID: SCH102Course Hours: 3Course Level: Beginner

      This course focuses on the developmental stages and characteristics of children ages 12 to 14, the typical age of early adolescence, as well as recommended strategies and practices for supporting children’s developmental needs. Emphasis is on the afterschool and other out-of-school care environments, but the content is appropriate for anyone who works with school-age children.

    • STEAM: Enhancing STEM Education with the Arts

      Course ID: CUR113Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

      This course provides early childhood educators with the tools and insights necessary to enhance STEM related learning outcomes through the integration of a wide variety of art activities.

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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.