In this course participants will analyze and explore research on play and the crucial role it plays in a child's everyday learning. Participants will explore different types of play and the benefits of each type. This course will focus on the role of the educator within play. Participants will explore the importance of intentionally planning play throughout the day across all developmental domains.
Number of Units: 3.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Multiple Subject credentialed teachers needing ECE units to teach TK.
Students enrolling in this course must have successfully completed EDC-X711W, EDC-X712W, EDC-X713W, AND EDC-X714W; OR EDC-X724U and EDC-X725U, a bachelor’s degree, and California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential.
Directions for participants: Register with SDCOE by emailing [email protected]
Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.
Enrollment Open Through: February 18 – March 18, 2024 (11:59pm PT)
Directions for Participants: Register with SDCOE by emailing [email protected]
Enrollment Open Through: March 31 – April 30, 2024 (11:59pm PT)
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