child development classes
online CATALOG



 (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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  • Healthy Social and Emotional Development vs. Challenging Behavior in Young Children

    Course ID: SOC101Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    This course was written by Karen Cairone, M.Ed., former Special Projects/Trainer for the Devereux Early Childhood Initiative. When those who work with young children begin to understand temperament, and differentiate between typical behaviors expected of children at certain developmental level versus behaviors that may require more focused interventions, the overall program quality is strengthened through this important knowledge and valuable practice.

  • How Children Learn

    Course ID: CCEI3014Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to define the four domains in which learning and development occur, identify Piaget’s stages of cognitive development, explain how children learn through the observation of models, and identify additional common learning theories and teaching strategies based on research into brain development.

  • Infant Care

    Course ID: CUR105Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    This course provides basic information on a wide range of topics for infant-care providers. Participants will learn about infant development and typical developmental milestones; essential practices for maintaining a safe, healthy environment; and strategies for promoting optimal growth across all developmental domains.

  • Introducción a las historias de aprendizaje

    Course ID: ESP_CUR134Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

    Este curso introducirá a los participantes a las historias de aprendizaje, una poderosa herramienta de evaluación en la educación infantil. Cuando son aceptadas plenamente por los educadores, los directores y las familias, las historias de aprendizaje se convierten en un enfoque transformador de la evaluación. Profundizan las conexiones entre los maestros, las familias, los niños y la comunidad en general. Asimismo, los participantes descubrirán los componentes esenciales de las historias de aprendizaje y cómo desarrollar cada componente.

  • La charla y el juego matematico

    Course ID: ESP_CUR115Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    Este curso presenta las prácticas y estrategias para promover la charla y el juego matemático en el ambiente de aprendizaje temprano. Los participantes del curso aprenderán la forma de ampliar el plan de estudios principios de matemáticas más allá de contar de memoria, la clasificación, y las actividades de modelado mediante la incorporación de los conceptos más avanzados como orden estable, la correspondencia de uno-a-uno, ordenar la irrelevancia, cardinalidad, y la abstracción en juego de los niños y rutinas.

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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.