Introduction to Early Childhood Education: A self-paced, online course from Propero

Course Objective

This course provides an introduction to the historical, theoretical, and developmental foundations for educating young children, with an emphasis on creating inclusive environments and curricula that are responsive to the needs of diverse children and their families. Topics include historical influences, program types, guidance strategies, professionalism, current trends and issues, and advocacy.

Credit Recommendation

In the lower-division Baccalaureate/Associate Degree category, 3 semester hours in Introduction to Early Childhood Education.