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 (1 Course Hour = .1 CEU)

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  • Art in Early Learning

    Course ID: CUR126Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

    This course will examine the benefits of art programs that go beyond simple art projects and embrace a more expansive view of art. It will provide teachers with a basic understanding of art appreciation and offer ideas for the integration of fine art into the curriculum.

  • Constructivist Learning Theory and Approaches to Hands-On Learning

    Course ID: CUR112Course Hours: 3Course Level: Intermediate

    This course features examination of “hands-on learning” in the context of constructivist learning theory, including the theories of Piaget, Vygotsky, and Bruner and the teaching methods established by Maria Montessori and the Reggio Emilia community.

  • Critical Thinking Skills in the Preschool Environment

    Course ID: COG101Course Hours: 1Course Level: Intermediate

    Critical thinking skills are essential for good decision-making and long-term academic and professional success. This course examines critical thinking skills through the lens of Bloom’s Taxonomy, which categorizes the different ways humans interact with knowledge. Participants will explore basic, practical classroom strategies that support the development of critical thinking skills in young children.

  • STEAM: Enhancing STEM Education with the Arts

    Course ID: CUR113Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    This course provides early childhood educators with the tools and insights necessary to enhance STEM related learning outcomes through the integration of a wide variety of art activities.

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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.