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

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    • Children and Grief

      Course ID: SOC111Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

      This course will explore how children experience grief and loss during the early years. Participants will explore recommended practices for helping children cope with the death of a loved one and other associated losses. Participants will learn how to be more culturally responsive to students and families who are grieving. Participants will discover the potential impact of supporting others in their grief and self-care strategies for teachers will be shared.

    • Cocinando en el aula

      Course ID: ESP_CUR129Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

      Las actividades culinarias ofrecen una gran cantidad de posibilidades de aprendizaje y exploración en el entorno de la primera infancia. Cocinar ayuda a los niños a desarrollar sus cinco sentidos, así como un sentido de independencia y confianza. Además, las actividades de cocina pueden utilizarse para desarrollar habilidades y conceptos a lo largo de todo el currículo, incluyendo las matemáticas, las ciencias, la alfabetización temprana, los estudios culturales y las habilidades sociales.

    • Coding in Early Childhood Education

      Course ID: CUR127Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

      In recent years there has been a big national push to focus on promoting coding and computer science education. But what does coding look like for very young children and how can it fit into a playful early childhood context? This course answers these questions by providing participants with an understanding of how to support young children’s (PreK-2nd grade) learning of coding and computational thinking through hands-on, playful, and creative ways. Participants will learn what coding is and how it can be used to support self-expression and creativity during the foundational early childhood years.

    • Comienzos brillantes: Actividades apropiadas para los bebés y los niños pequeños

      Course ID: ESP_CCEI670Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

      En este curso usted examinará la importancia de las actividades apropiadas para la edad y desarrollo de los bebés y los niños pequeños. Se enfatizan las principales áreas de desarrollo infantil: físico, cognitivo, emocional, social y del lenguaje.

    • Cómo aprenden los niños pequeños

      Course ID: ESP_CCEI3014Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

      En este curso, los participantes aprenderán acerca de las teorías básicas sobre las maneras en que los niños pequeños aprenden los comportamientos y las habilidades. El contenido de este curso se centra en diferentes teorías de la psicología conductual y del desarrollo, como el trabajo de Jean Piaget.

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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.