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 (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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  • Trouble-Free Transitions that Teach

    Course ID: CUR120Course Hours: Course Level: Beginner

    This course presents practical and fun methods for reducing the stress of daily classroom transitions. It explores effective transition strategies that ensure smooth progression through the daily schedule. The course also promotes the use of transitions as valuable learning opportunities that exist throughout the day.

  • Understanding Aggressive and Defiant Behaviors

    Course ID: GUI103Course Hours: Course Level: Intermediate

    Aggressive and defiant behaviors in children pose tremendous challenges to adults at every level, from the early childhood environment through high school. In this course, participants will learn about the underlying causes of aggressive behavior, the reasons why aggressive behaviors cannot be ignored, and strategies and practices for helping children develop positive social-emotional skills.

  • Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Course ID: SPN101Course Hours: Course Level: Beginner

    The goal of this course is introduce participants to autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the characteristics of children who are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Participants will also be introduced to several students with autism spectrum disorder and many of the classroom strategies that support these students.

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    Unplugged Computer Science in the Early Years

    Course ID: CUR133Course Hours: Course Level: Intermediate

    Want to teach Computer Science to young children without a computer or other expensive technologies? No problem! In this course, you will learn about the Unplugged Computer Science (a.k.a. “CS Unplugged”) movement in education and the many benefits of taking an unplugged, or tech-free, approach to teaching about computing in the early years.

  • What the Common Core State Standards Mean for Early Childhood Education

    Course ID: CUR110Course Hours: Course Level: Intermediate

    This course presents an overview of the Common Core State Standards, as well as a general examination of the role of learning standards in early childhood education. Participants will learn why the Standards were developed and how early childhood professionals have reacted thus far to their implementation.

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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

    20-user
  • $999/year

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