If you are a preschool, Head Start, kindergarten teacher, or any other Early Childhood Educator (ECE), you will love this fun, video-based course that will help you to be very familiar with Early Childhood Learn, Grow, Eat and Go and see this curriculum in action!
You will be introduced to the EC LGEG daily lessons with weekly resources and then get to click on four featured lessons/activities each week to see the curriculum being taught to real classrooms of 4 and 5-year-olds.
You will also be shown the simple steps to access the easy-to-use resources to help you engage parents and help families support learning at home.
This course will complement the Early Childhood Learn, Grow, Eat and Go curriculum to:
- Empower early childhood teachers to become very familiar with Early Childhood Learn, Grow, Eat and Go by seeing the curriculum in action in a preschool classroom of 4 and 5-year-old students.
- Equip early childhood teachers to effectively implement lessons, activities, and dynamic curriculum resources.
- Engage parents and families to be a part of this garden-based unit and maximize benefits to students with learning that is carried over into the home.
Credit for this Course
Participants can choose between Texas Early Childhood Professional Development System (TECPDS) clock hours for child care workers or a general completion certificate.
This course aligns with the Texas Early Childhood Professional Development System (TECPDS) Core Competency 3.2 Curriculum and Standards.
More choices in Life & Health
Starting a new home-based child care business involves making a number of decisions including the type of home-based child care to operate and how to incorporate best practices.
Learning environments and intentional teaching are key aspects to any successful early childhood program. Home-based child care has unique settings and specific requirements to ensure the daily activities are conducive to positive learning outcomes for children in your care.
Many parents work nontraditional hours, meaning their children need access to early care and education programs outside typical operating hours. In the absence of qualified early care and education programs that offer nighttime care, these families may have to make challenging and precarious choices, choosing between maintaining their employment and leaving their children without the appropriate care.
The purpose of this 2-hour course is to support early childhood program owners and directors through the process of incorporating extended hours of care, including overnight care, to support the needs of many families across Texas.
Starting a new home-based child care business involves making a number of decisions about how best to operate the program and meet the needs of children and families. Fortunately, several statewide programs offer training, resources, and guidance to assist you in navigating the process.
This 1-hour course for prospective home-based child care business owners will introduce some key support systems and the tools and services they provide.
Health and safety of children in care is the #1 priority for all early childhood professionals. Home-based child care has specific requirements that must be addressed to ensure health and safety practices are properly integrated into a home-based child care.
This 2-hour course is for prospective home-based child care business owners and will introduce some of the health and safety standards, best practices, and ways to properly implement these in your home-based child care.
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