Early Childhood: Program Planning

Course Description Early Childhood: Program Planning $460 – 4 CEUs Program Planning will cover planning and implementing a comprehensive, research-based curriculum for young children. We will discuss what curriculum is, and identify guidelines presented by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). We will review the steps for creating curriculum, planning a …

Early Childhood: Observation & Assessment

Course Description Early Childhood: Observation Assessment $460 – 4 CEUs This course is designed to help educators, para-professionals and child caregivers observe and assess various aspects of children’s development and programs. Participants will learn the components necessary for strong observation skills and will discover how to apply course learning to each student’s particular environment and …

Early Childhood: Family Centered Services

Course Description Early Childhood: Family Centered Services $310-3 CEU’s Family Centered Services covers four chapters. The first chapter takes an in-depth look at the definition and application of family-centered services. The second and third chapters are designed to improve your understanding of the complexity of families. The final chapter emphasizes parent education, interagency collaboration, and …

Reading Fundamentals #3

Course Description Reading Fundamentals #3 $460 – 4 CEUs This course will focus on learning to read, reading to learn, and an introduction to reading assessment. As part of these key areas of reading instruction, the five elements of effective reading instruction will be highlighted, including definitions, implications for instruction and future directions.

Reading Fundamentals #2

Course Description Reading Fundamentals #2 $310- 3 CEUs This course is designed to lay the foundation for effective reading instruction, this course will teach you about the elements of effective instruction and the importance of reading instruction.

Reading Fundamentals #1

Course Description Reading and Fundamentals #1 $310 – 3 CEUs This online course, on effective reading instruction, was designed to give background on Reading First as it applies to the No Child Left Behind federal legislation. The course discusses the research that supports scientifically-based research as it applies to phonetically-based instruction, assessment, and evaluation.

Infant and Toddler Mental Health

Course Description Infant and Toddler Mental Health$310 – 3 CEUs This course is designed to help educators achieve a better understanding of infant and toddler mental health, child development, and strategies that can be used to promote positive relationships with children and their families. This course provides information that will help the learner understand and …

TEDX 1879X

Course Description Child Abuse: Working with the Abused Neglected Children $310-3 CEUs This interactive program shows teachers how to recognize the signs of physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, physical neglect and emotional neglect in children. Participants will also explore the specific factors that exist in families who abuse or neglect their children. This course …

TEDX 1872X

Course Description Talented and Gifted Education: Working with High Achievers $310-3 CEUs Talented and Gifted Education provides information on the history of the exceptional in relation to education, current law, and accepted methods for referral, assessment, and identification of these students. The self-paced online course also covers major program models and methods of differentiating instruction …

TEDX 1871X

Course Description Understanding Aggression: Coping with Aggressive Behavior in the Classroom $460-4 CEUs Understanding aggression includes topics on violence, aggression in the classroom, youth gangs, and aggression in sports and on television, how drugs and alcohol play a role in aggression and violence, and “hot spots” that tend to breed aggression and violence. The self-paced …