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  • 21st Century Social Studies in the Early Childhood Environment

    Course ID: CUR114Course Hours: 3Course Level: Intermediate

    This course explores the purpose of social studies in early childhood classroom, with emphasis on grades preK–2. This course provides an overview of the new C3 Framework for Social Studies State Standards along with recommended best practices and classroom activities covering a wide range. Important connections are drawn between social studies curriculum goals and the development of social-emotional skills.

  • Active Learning Experiences in Early Childhood

    Course ID: CUR124Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

    This course presents practical methods for integrating movement, active involvement, and group games across all curriculum areas, including art, language arts, mathematics, music, science, and social studies. Students will have the chance to discover best practices and effective strategies for engaging in active learning and game play with children of various ages.

  • Addressing Homelessness: The Role of the Early Childhood Educator

    Course ID: SOC105Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    This course provides participants with an understanding of their role in supporting children and families who experience homelessness. The course explores the prevalence of homelessness as well as its causes and impacts on the developing child. Participants will discover ways they can promote positive outcomes for those who are affected by homelessness through a variety of policies and classroom practices.

  • An Introduction to Inclusion and Children with Special Needs

    Course ID: SPN106Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    As a result of completing this course, participants will be able to identify important laws and current “best practices” regarding the inclusion of children with special needs in the classroom. Participants will also become familiar with different types of special needs and begin to formulate a “vision for inclusion” to support children of all abilities and their families.  This course is a relaunch of CCEI968: Inclusion and Children with Special Needs.  We have updated the content of the course and added 1 hour of new information.

  • Apoyando a los niños y las familias que han sufrido experiencias traumáticas

    Course ID: ESP_SOC110Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

    Este curso explora los impactos en el desarrollo de diferentes tipos de traumas familiares, desde el encarcelamiento de uno o ambos padres, la separación de la familia y el despliegue militar, hasta la violencia doméstica, la adicción y la pérdida de un ser querido. Los participantes aprenderán estrategias basadas en las investigaciones recientes del cerebro, para establecer estructuras de apoyo para los niños y las familias que han sufrido experiencias traumáticas. También se proporcionarán estrategias específicas para el aula y recursos para los padres.

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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: $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.