Course 7: Trauma Responsiveness in Early Childhood Education

3 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for SDCOE Participants Only

This course will focus on understanding trauma and the prevalence in society. Participants will explore the impact of trauma on child development. This course will provide early childhood educators strategies on trauma responsive teaching and cultivating a classroom that is trauma informed.

Course Details

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.

Course Materials: Text, Trauma-Informed Practices for Early Childhood Educators: Relationship-Based Approaches that Support Healing and Build Resilience in Young Children by Nicholson, J., Perez, L., & Kurtz, J. Routledge. available at Amazon.com or your local bookstore

Prerequisites:

Students enrolling in this course must have successfully completed EDC-X711W, EDC-X712W, EDC-X713W, EDC-X714W, EDC-X715W, AND EDC-X716W; OR EDC-X724U, EDC-X725U, AND EDC-X7262U; a bachelor’s degree, and California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential.

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X717W – Cohort 4 23 Jun 202427 Jul 2024 3 $237

Course 7: Trauma Responsiveness in Early Childhood Education

23 Jun 202427 Jul 2024
3
$237
Credit Validation
Online

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: June 23 – July 23, 2024 (11:59pm PT)

EDC-X717W – Cohort 5 20 Oct 202423 Nov 2024 3 $237

Course 7: Trauma Responsiveness in Early Childhood Education

20 Oct 202423 Nov 2024
3
$237
Credit Validation
Online

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: October 20 – November 20, 2024 (11:59pm PT)

EDC-X717W – Cohort 6 09 Mar 202512 Apr 2025 3 $237

Course 7: Trauma Responsiveness in Early Childhood Education

09 Mar 202512 Apr 2025
3
$237
Credit Validation
Online

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: March 9 – April 10, 2025 (11:59pm PT)

What You Will Learn

  • Demonstrate an understanding of trauma and the connection to brain development
  • Explain multiple strategies early childhood educators can utilize to support children that have experienced trauma
  • Understand what it entails to cultivate a trauma responsive classroom

Instructors

Professional development courses offered by the University of San Diego’s Division of Professional & Continuing Education are taught by faculty that possess a depth and breadth of academic and real-world professional experience.

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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

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