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MSDE Approved 45 Hour School AGE Methods and Materials

The 45 hour School Age methods and materials training meets the Maryland State Department of Education MSDE requirement for School Age teacher in a child care setting. The class teaches curriculum methods for working with children ages 5 years to 12 years old. The class is a 45-hour school age course Maryland approved online and in class training. The curriculum offers 36 hours online and  9 hours of in-class practicum and training meeting the 45 hour school age methods and materials requirement for child care licensing.

Start your rewarding career as a school-age Child Care Teacher in Maryland by meeting the following requirements. 

  • To be a School-age teacher in a licensed child care setting in Maryland you must be at least 19 years old.
  • You must have a High school diploma, certificate of high school equivalency, or successful completion of college courses for credit 6 semester.
  • You must complete the 90 clock hours or the equivalent of approved school-age coursework.  The 45 Hour Growth and Development and the 45 Hour School Age Methods and Materials meets this requirement.
  • In addition, you must have  400 hrs. of experience working with school-age children in an approved setting or 1 year of college (30 semester hours), or A combination of experience and college that equals 1 year.
  • You must have at least 9 clock hours of approved training in communicating with staff, parents and the public, which our 9-hour communication course online meets this regulation.
  • Lastly you must have 3 clock hours in ADA Compliance and Basic Health and Safety. But don't FRET... you can take everything you need to be a School Age teacher in a daycare online or in class here with us. 

So what are you waiting for this is the time to start and begin the new 2018-2019 school year certified as a School Age teacher. For the month of August take advantage of our special promotions with the 45-hour school age methods and materials training at a low introductory rate of $250.


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