Education and Training: Early Childhood Teacher Academy

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    The Early Childhood curriculum prepares students for careers in education and child development.  It teaches students to how to plan and implement learning activities for children. Students learn about safety practices, first aid, human growth and development, community and social problems, basic psychology, nutrition, special needs, program management, and professionalism.  The program prepares students to continue their education in elementary or special education, physical or recreational therapy, social work, and pediatric nursing. Students may earn certificates in Training in Early Care & Education I & II upon completion of the program.