child development classes
online CATALOG



 (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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  • Meeting the Requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act

    Course ID: SPN105Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    Child care professionals work with children and families with varying needs and abilities. It is important that providers understand their ethical and legal responsibility to every child regardless of abilities. The purpose of this training is to provide child care professionals with a clear understanding of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The course also provides an overview of what inclusion means and what it looks like in an early care environment.

  • Methods of Assessment in Early Childhood Education

    Course ID: CUR136Course Hours: 3Course Level: Intermediate

    In this course, participants will have the chance to learn about numerous methods of child assessment that are commonly used in early learning environments. Topics such as proper observation practices, compiling portfolios, and completing developmental checklists will be covered. Participants will also have the chance to learn about other forms of assessment, such as child self-assessments, frequency counts, and learning stories.

  • Métodos de evaluación en la educación infantil

    Course ID: ESP_CUR136Course Hours: 3Course Level: Intermediate

    En este curso, los participantes tendrán la oportunidad de aprender sobre numerosos métodos de evaluación infantil que se usan comúnmente en los entornos de aprendizaje temprano. Se cubrirán temas como las prácticas de observación adecuadas, la compilación de portafolios y la cumplimentación de listas de control del desarrollo. Los participantes también tendrán la oportunidad de conocer otras formas de evaluación, como las autoevaluaciones de los niños, los recuentos de frecuencia y las historias de aprendizaje.

  • Music in Early Childhood

    Course ID: CHD100Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    This course is written by well known author and national trainer, Rae Pica. The goal of this course is to provide an understanding of the importance of music in the early childhood years and the ways in which it can become part of the curriculum and of children’s lives. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to define the role of music in a child’s development, the role of both quality and variety in the selection of music for children, the impact of music on children/s moods and behaviors, the musical elements young children can and should experience, and list appropriate musical activities.

  • Oral Health in Early Childhood

    Course ID: CCEI116ACourse Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    This course addresses the importance of early and consistent oral health care for young children. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to identify the causes and characteristics of dental decay, as well as strategies for promoting good oral hygiene in the classroom and home environments.

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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.