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Thu 24

TRIO SSS — Welcome Back/SSS Tip Off

August 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tue 29

TRIO SSS Student Workshop — Finding Balance

August 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tue 29

TRIO SSS Student Workshop — Finding Balance

August 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Early Childhood Education

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Early Childhood Education 2017-06-01T16:35:10+00:00

The Early Childhood Education curriculum prepares individuals to work with children from birth through eight in diverse learning environments. Students will combine learned theories with practice in actual settings with young children under the supervision of qualified teachers.

Course work includes child growth and development; physical/nutritional needs of children; care and guidance of children; and communication skills with families and children. Students will foster the cognitive/language, physical/motor, social/emotional, and creative development of young children.

Graduates are prepared to plan and implement developmentally appropriate programs in early childhood settings. Employment opportunities include child development and child care programs, preschools, public and private schools, recreational centers, Head Start Programs, and school-age programs.

Early Childhood Education Degree and Certificate Requirements

Career Opportunities

For more information contact:

Kim Tarkenton
Instructor – Early Childhood
(252) 246-1272
ktarkenton@wilsoncc.edu
Office: D205b