Early Childhood Education
The Early Childhood Education program is designed to prepare students for careers in childcare and education. Students will gain an understanding of child development, and will create lessons, designing activities that foster growth in the 4 areas development (cognitive, physical, social, emotional). Students will also learn psychology and behavioral progress, as well as guidance and nutrition.
- Learn child development
- Create hands-on and age appropriate lessons
- Implement health and safety procedures
- Communicable disease training
- CPR/First Aid training
- Child abuse prevention and recognition training
Below are the career-technical classes offered during this two-year program. Students may also choose to add electives to their schedule.
Early Childhood Education Principles
Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Curriculum & Instruction for Early Childhood Education
Infant and Toddler Education
Education and Training Capstone
Council for Professional Recognition - Child Development Associate Credential (CDA)
Clark State Community College
Rhodes State College
*Partnerships continue to evolve. Talk to the instructor for the most up-to-date partnerships and credit options.
$44,000 (Elementary Teacher)