child development classes
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     (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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    • 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.

    • Teaching Multiage Groups

      Course ID: CLM100Course Hours: 3Course Level: Beginner

      This course provides a guide to managing a multiage environment, in which students of different ages and skill levels share a classroom as well as a basic curriculum. Participants will compare multiage to traditional graded classrooms and learn about the potential benefits of incorporating multiage strategies into any classroom. This course also provides comprehensive recommendations and strategies for organizing a classroom, facilitating group projects, managing a peer tutoring program, and much more.

    • 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.

    • Texas Minimum Standards for Directors

      Course ID: TXMIN102Course Hours: 3Course Level: Beginner

      This course covers portions 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 directors. Additionally, directors should take TXMIN101: Texas Minimum Standards for Caregivers, as they are also responsible for the information contained in that course.

    • The Developmentally Appropriate Classroom

      Course ID: CCEI350Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

      This course will help you create a learning environment that is safe, secure, and full of opportunities for learning. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to recognize the four major things to be considered when designing a developmentally appropriate classroom, and identify keys for successful activity transitions.

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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

    • $999/year

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