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     (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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    • Bright Beginnings: Age Appropriate Activities for Infants and Toddlers

      Course ID: CCEI670Course Level: Beginner Course Hours: 1

      This course is designed to help participants understand the importance of developmentally appropriate and individually appropriate activities in the childcare setting. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to define the four domains in which learning and development occur, list the four stages of Piaget’s Theory, define the sensorimotor stage, list the four general guidelines teachers should keep in mind to promote positive interactions with infants and toddlers, list the three factors to consider in arranging an indoor infant and toddler environment, and identify four criteria to use when selecting toys for infants and toddlers.

    • Budgeting Basics for Directors: Part I

      Course ID: CCEI956Course Level: Beginner Course Hours: 1

      In this course, participants will gain a detailed understanding of the processes used in planning a budget and learn how to maintain and stay within that budget. Upon successful completion of this course, a student should be able to create a process for determining an effective budget and accurate financial records for a child care center, determine what items should be included in a budget and list five common money management pitfalls.

    • Budgeting Basics for Directors: Part II

      Course ID: CCEI957Course Level: Intermediate Course Hours: 1

      Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to identify strategies and practices for developing an operating budget, including how to calculate full-time enrollment, salary schedules, and tuition rates and fees.

    • Building a Team Environment

      Course ID: CCEI954Course Level: Beginner Course Hours: 1

      This course presents guidance and strategies for increasing employee satisfaction and reducing turnover through strong teamwork and an appropriate organizational climate. Participants will learn about the benefits of teamwork and the importance of empowering their employees.

    • Building Literacy Through Nursery Rhymes and Children’s Poetry

      Course ID: LIT102Course Level: Intermediate Course Hours: 2

      This course explores the use of nursery rhymes and children’s poetry as learning tools in the Early Care and Education (ECE) environment. Course participants will learn why rhymes and poems are good for the brain and overall child development and techniques for using poetry in the ECE environment. This course also focuses on teaching a basic understanding of poetic forms and literary devices every ECE professional should know.

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    How Do I Get Started?

    You have three options for purchasing a course

    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: $12 per hour
    • 50 Hour Block: $450
    • 125 Hour Block: $999
    • 225 Hour Block: $1,499

    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

      20-user
    • $999/year

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