Human Growth & Development for Early Childhood & Elementary Education
In this professional education course for education majors and/or licensed practitioners, students learn about developmental theories and issues relevant to their future early childhood and elementary education classrooms. Specifically, students study biological, cognitive, and social development, with application to life in the family, school, community, and broader social context!
Upon successful completion of this course, students will:
1) understand how children learn and develop,
2) recognize that patterns of learning and development vary individually within and across the cognitive, linguistic, social, emotional, and physical areas, and
3) design and implement developmentally appropriate and challenging learning experiences
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