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Learning Childhood Development through Experience

Work at a local daycare while researching early childhood development.  Observe the children, and then develop and deliver lesson plans. Overview Essential Question: Is teaching in Early Childhood Education a career that is a good fit for me? Areas of study: Career Exploration, Child Development Type and amount of credit earned: 1/2 Career Exploration (elective), […]

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Early Childhood Education/Survey of English Genres

Explore early childhood education and earn English credit by coordinating and promoting a fundraiser for a cause that you are passionate about! Overview Essential Questions: ECE – What knowledge and skills do I need to obtain a career in the field of early childhood education? English – What types of writing (and speaking) must I […]

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The Art of Teaching

Patience? Empathy? Passion? Purpose? Subject knowledge? What are the real skills that teachers need to be successful in the classroom? Research, observe, instruct, and ultimately determine your own key qualities for what makes a good teacher. Overview Essential Question:  Can anyone be a teacher – what are the real skills teachers need to have to […]

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Working in Childcare

Learn what goes into success in the workplace and gain an understanding of early child development. Overview Community partner: a local early childhood learning center Academic area: career exploration, early childhood education Competencies Demonstrate responsibility, dependability, punctuality and integrity Demonstrate positive self-concept in beginning work experiences Work effectively with others Apply problem solving and reasoning […]

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