Creating Special Spaces for Young Children
- Date of Publication
- July 7, 2021
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Course Information Young children learn best in well-planned environments designed to meet their individual and unique needs. This online course features ideas on how to provide well-planned, safe and secure environments, designed to meet children's developmental abilities, needs, and interests. Specific suggestions on how to create an environment that promotes children's social emotional, cognitive, and physical development, as well as support curriculum goals and early learning standards are discussed. Opportunities for reflection and planning are included. Funding for this 4-hour pre-service training course was provided by the Workforce Solutions as part of their Early Care and Education Quality Improvement initiative.
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