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    Engineering Explorations in Early Childhood

    Course ID: CUR128Course Level: Intermediate Course Hours: 2

    This course provides participants with an understanding of how to support young children’s (PreK-2nd grade) learning of engineering and the engineering design process in hands-on, playful, and creative ways. Participants will explore foundational facts about different types of engineers and engineering and learn the Engineering Design Process steps. It will provide examples of teaching and pedagogical approaches, materials, and tools that can be used to foster fun and engaging engineering explorations in early childhood. Participants will also explore best practices for teaching engineering, where to find engineering curriculum resources, and strategies for developing an engineering curriculum for young children.

  • Explorando la inteligencia visual/espacial

    Course ID: ESP_COG100Course Level: Intermediate Course Hours: 1

    Este curso introduce a los participantes a la inteligencia espacial/visual, una de las nueve inteligencias múltiples descritas por Howard Gardner. Los participantes aprenderán sobre las caracterÍsticas de inteligencia y actividades visual/espacial que pueden promover este tipo de inteligencia en el aula.

  • Exploring Visual/Spatial Intelligence

    Course ID: COG100Course Level: Intermediate Course Hours: 1

    This course introduces participants to visual/spatial intelligence, one of the nine multiple intelligences described by Howard Gardner. Participants will learn about the characteristics of strong visual/spatial intelligence and activities that can promote this type of intelligence in the classroom.

  • Fit for Life

    Course ID: HLTH103Course Level: Intermediate Course Hours: 2

    This course provides strategies and methods to improve physical fitness and incorporate movement activities across the early childhood curriculum.

  • Focusing on Expressive Play and Artistic Development

    Course ID: CHD105Course Level: Intermediate Course Hours: 2

    This course focuses on the importance various forms of play have on the development of the whole child, with emphasis on expressive play, which can be incorporated throughout most activities in the early childhood environment. Because drawing is an important element of expressive play, this course explores the typical development of drawing skills in children and how those skills relate to other areas of development. With a better understanding of the expressive play needs of young children, early childhood professionals can support children’s healthy, optimal development across all developmental domains.

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Students may purchase one hour of child care online coursework or multiple hours at a time.

  • 1-10 Hours: $15 per hour
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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.

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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.