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D26 will be utilizing virtual instruction 11/23 and 11/24.

Early Childhood Education I/II

                    Instructor:  Mrs. Holly Gingrich (hgingrich@acsc.net)
                                        Mrs. Gingrich
 
 
Prerequisite:
Early Childhood Education I:  None
Early Childhood Education II
 
Course Description:

Early Childhood Education I generally prepares students for occupations in child care to be integrated with related knowledge and skills pertinent to child growth and development, parent-child relationships, learning experiences for children, nutrition, problems associated with child abuse and neglect, aspects and policies of child care services, and relationship skills for interacting with clientele.  Laboratory classroom and job shadowing allow hands-on experience with preschool children.  Dual credit is offered with acceptable level placement scores. (3 credits per semester, 2 semester course)

 

Early Childhood Education II - Second year is a continuation of Early Childhood Education I. Dual credit is offered with acceptable level placement scores. (3 credits per semester, 2 semester course)

 
 
Dual Credit:
Early Childhood Education I: Ivy Tech Dual Credit Equivalent:  ECED 100 Intro to Early Childhood Education, ECED 101 Health, Safety & Nutrition, and ECED 103 Curriculum in Early Childhood Classroom
 
 
Job Opportunities:
  • Pre-school Teacher
  • Day Care Worker
  • Day Care Owner
  • School Office Personnel
 
 
 
Click below for an interactive Education Professions/Early Childhood Education experience: