This course is also known as the 45-Hour Preschool Curriculum. Virtual Classroom with ZOOM Approved by MSDE.
This course covers the curriculum component for preschool children ages 2-5 and completes the 90 hour coursework. This certification course satisfies half of the MSDE requirement of 90 hours for child care teachers and directors working with preschoolers. You will examine curriculum materials and teaching methods that stimulate children from birth to age 6, and build communication skills to use with parents, co-workers and the public.
This course has been approved by MSDE Early Childhood Division approval number PSO-30299. MSDE Subject Areas 30 CUR/6 HSN/3 SN/3 COM/3 PRO
Format: 33 hours of Zoom/12 hours of online
Requirements and Expectations of students:
100% Completion of Online Sessions: All online sessions should be completed according to the syllabus. students must have completed the online sessions by the last day of class in order to receive credit toward their final grade. ( Total of 9 hours online)
100% Participation: Each participant is expected to contribute to class discussions in an active and professional manner, supporting the participation of other class members. Your contributions are to be based on an informed and professional position.
100% Attendance: State requirements, specify that students must complete 45 hours of training. This is an interactive class, attendance is not only important but vital. An excused absence must be approved by the instructor. Certain family emergencies may qualify for an excused absence. Missed classes may affect your final grade and will prohibit you from receiving your certificate.
There is a minimum enrollment of 5 students in order for this course to proceed. All classes are non-refundable.
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|Notes:||UPDATE: MARCH 22nd 7:30 AM for 45 Hr Preschool that started March 14, 2020|
New class times and dates
Sunday 3/22, Time 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ( first trial on zoom)
Saturday 3/28, Time: 9 a.m to 12:00 pm and 1:30 p.m to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 4/4, Time 9 a.m to 12 p.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 4/11 Time 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ( Easter Weekend)
Saturday 4/18 Time 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Location: From your HOME Log on using the link provided in this email to use ZOOM virtual class meeting. Tech support is available at 301-237-1414 and 240-351-3651, Please be patient as lines can get busy right before a class start time. We appreciate your patience with this learning curve and thank you in advance for your understanding. The office is temporarily closed but we are still available via email at email@example.com and via phone at 240-261-4163 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. For immediate assistance you can call 301-237-1414.