2019 – Tricia Kiefer

College: Holyoke Community College
Instructor: Tricia Kiefer
Course: Early Childhood Programs
Semesters Offered: 8+
Course Format: Hybrid

Course Description: Credit(s): 3 An introduction to early education and care for young children. Included are the history and philosophies that influence programs for young children today. Philosophies and programs studied include: Piaget, Erickson, Vygotsky, Gardner, Developmentally Appropriate Practice, Inclusion, Center-Based Child Care, Montessori, and Reggio Emilia. A 20-hour field study in an inclusive setting for young children will be required. Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG 101
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Campus Liaison: Michael Kowalewski