Online early childhood education courses
The early years are vital for the growth and development of children. It is during this time that they learn not only basic skills for life, but also develop a love of the learning experience. This makes early childhood a crucial time period that requires teachers to have specialized knowledge and skills.
Creating educational play strategies, understanding teaching methods in math and reading and curriculum development for young students are essential elements for early childhood educators. Those seeking to guide young learners have to understand these and other principles in order to have an impact in their classroom.
Our early childhood education courses can help you develop new teaching strategies and gain practical ideas for your own classroom. They may also help you meet criteria for potential recertification, endorsements and professional development.
Let us help you get the skills you need to lead the next generation of students. Our early childhood education courses cover topics like:
- How to create a positive and active early childhood learning environment.
- Language and literacy methods that are effective for young learners.
- Effective practices to integrate mathematics and science into early childhood education.
- Research, theories and concepts related to early childhood growth and development.
Continuing education plays an important role for educators. We understand this and work hard to offer you the support and resources you need to succeed. As a student you’ll have access to helpful online tools including academic and career resources. You’ll also benefit from our small class sizes, flexible online classes and experienced faculty.
Our programs make continuing education more convenient for professional educators. You can take online early childhood education courses from anywhere, completing course work when it fits into your schedule. Get started today by calling 866.484.1815 or request more information.
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Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student's choice.
Although our Continuing Education for Teachers courses are accepted by some state agencies in the United States toward teacher certifications and endorsements, this may not be the case in all states or foreign jurisdictions. If you plan to use courses for certification or endorsement, please check with your own state agency and your school district for applicability. Continuing Education for Teachers courses are not intended to apply to degree programs at University of Phoenix. These courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.
While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.