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  • 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.

  • From Chaotic to Calm: Managing Stress in the Classroom

    Course ID: SOC102Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    This course will provide an understanding of childhood stress and will give information, activity ideas, and tools for easing children’s anxieties and worries in the classroom. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to define various sources of stress, identify symptoms, and various methods to help children cope.

  • Gender Bias and Stereotypes

    Course ID: SOC103Course Hours: 1Course Level: Intermediate

    This course explores the development of gender identity and stereotypes. Participants will learn how and why gender stereotypes are formed and the ways in which gender stereotyping can impact a child’s psychological and social development. In addition, participants will learn strategies for promoting gender equity and equal opportunity in the classroom.

  • Promoting Empathy and Other Prosocial Behaviors

    Course ID: SOC104Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    This course examines recent social research into empathy and other prosocial behaviors, as well as recommended strategies and practices for guiding young children through the early phases of empathy’s long developmental process.

  • The Value of Mindfulness in Early Childhood Settings

    Course ID: SOC106Course Hours: 2Course Level: Beginner

    This course provides participants with an understanding of their role in supporting mindfulness practices in the early childhood environment. The course explores the need for these calming and reflective approaches when working with young children. Participants will discover ways to plan for mindfulness throughout each day and arrange the early childhood classroom to support this approach.

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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.