Early Childhood Education/Advanced Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Education
The Course examines the developing child from conception through adolescence. Areas of development include physical, social, emotional, and cognitive growth of children. Students will also have the opportunity to observe in a preschool setting to obtain real world experience.
Advanced Early Childhood Education
This course gives students an opportuity to plan and teach curriculum and gain valuable experiences working with children. Students will participate in real world training (First Aid/CPR, food handlers, Creative Curriculum) to assist with certification in the field of ECE.
Sandra Day O'Connor High School is fortunate enough to have a state approved preschool facility on campus to facilitate authentic workplace learning for our students. Those enrolled in Early Childhood Education and Advanced Early Childhood Education are given the opportunity to have one-on-one interations with the preschool-aged children. Due to the nature of this program, professional standards are enforced at all times.