This course is also known as the 45-Hour Preschool Curriculum. Virtual Classroom with ZOOM Approved by MSDE. Students MUST have a computer desktop or laptop.
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
The format of this class is as follows: 33 hours of Instructor-Led and 12 hours of online coursework.
|Address:||Online Zoom, ZOOM Classroom,|
|Notes:||***No refunds for missed class***|
Class Days: Saturdays
Class Dates: 6/4, 6/11, 6/19, 6/26, 7/2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Zoom protocol: Students must keep cameras on and must have audio and microphone accessible.
Location: All classes are held online via Zoom RM1.
This training is done from your home using a link provided to each student via email. Students will use the same link to access each class meeting. In addition, students will need to complete 9 hours of online modules provided by the instructor.
Tech support is available at 301-237-1414 and 301-532-8797.
Requirements and Expectations of Students:
Equipment: Laptop or Desktop Computer with Google Chrome browser and Zoom.
100% Completion of Online Sessions: All online modules must be completed by the last day of class.
100% Participation: Each student 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. Missed classes may affect your final grade and will prohibit you from receiving your certificate.
Our office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. You can also reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org and via phone at 240-261-4163 on evenings and weekends. For immediate assistance, you can call 301-237-1414.
Minimum 5 students required for the class to proceed. No refunds, unless canceled by our office.