child development classes
online CATALOG



 (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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  • Developmental Screening Tools in Early Childhood Education

    Course ID: PROF109Course Hours: 2Course Level:

    In this course, participants will discover features of some of the more widely used developmental screening tools. The course will also explore how to talk to families about screening results, when to make referrals to early intervention services, and how to adapt the curriculum to support children’s development.

  • Discovering Life Science with Young Children

    Course ID: CUR131Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    This course explores ways that early childhood professionals can create opportunities for children to investigate, observe, and build knowledge through hands-on activities, classroom learning centers, and everyday practices that promote interest in and awareness of the needs and characteristics of living things, patterns and cycles in nature, and human environmental impact.

  • Effective Class Meetings in Early Childhood

    Course ID: CUR122Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

    This course explores the developmentally appropriate use of class meetings in early learning environments. During the course participants will discover how class meetings can be used to create a sense of community, strengthen social/emotional development, and reinforce important cognitive skills. The course will introduce a number of best practices for holding class meetings as well as the skills and topics that should be incorporated into class meeting agendas.

  • El aprendizaje a través del servicio para los niños en edad escolar y los jóvenes

    Course ID: ESP_SCH105Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

    Este curso proporciona un estudio en profundidad para utilizar el aprendizaje a través del servicio como una estrategia educativa diseñada para involucrar, motivar y aumentar el conocimiento, las habilidades y la participación cívica para los niños en edad escolar y los jóvenes.

  • El aprendizaje al aire libre

    Course ID: ESP_CUR103Course Hours: 3Course Level: Intermediate

    Este curso está diseñado para ayudar a los educadores de la primera infancia a estructurar e implementar un currículo de aprendizaje al aire libre integral. El “aula al aire libre” ofrece oportunidades de aprendizaje ilimitadas y debe ser considerada un componente integral y esencial de un programa efectivo de la primera infancia. El juego y la exploración al aire libre pueden promover el aprendizaje en todos los dominios del desarrollo y ayudar a asegurar la salud general, la aptitud física, el respeto por el medio ambiente, las relaciones sociales positivas y la preparación de asignaturas académicas incluyendo las ciencias, las matemáticas, las artes del lenguaje y ¡Mucho más! Este curso ofrece estrategias para implementar un currículo de aprendizaje al aire libre con una especial atención en la jardinería.

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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.