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Online Early Childhood Assessment Certificate
This certificate program is only available in English.
Setting: Early Care and Education & School-Age Care
Textbook Information: No textbook is required to complete this certificate program.
Program Description: The Online Early Childhood Assessment Certificate program provides essential training on the use of effective assessment strategies, methods, and tools in the early childhood setting. Participants will learn about the purpose of assessment, indicators of effectiveness, and strategies for adjusting curriculum or developing an assessment-driven curriculum. The program also provides information and practical application for a number of common assessment methods and tools, including formal and informal observation, developmental checklists, anecdotal records, interviews, portfolios, and more.
Program Objectives: Upon satisfactorily completing the Online Early Childhood Assessment Certificate program, students should be able to:
Student Assessment: Students enrolled in the Online Early Childhood Assessment Certificate program are assessed using the following methods:
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Prospective students are strongly encouraged to check with their licensing representatives to determine each program's applicability toward state requirements.