The objective of this certificate is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to work in programs serving young children. Students will meet the entry-level requirements of a preschool associate teacher for the Title 5 Child Development Permit Matrix. These courses also include those identified in Title 22 – 191216.1 as required for teacher qualifications.
A student receiving a certificate in this field will be able to:
- Meet Title 22 Requirements for employment
- Qualify for Title 5 associate teacher level
- Design, implement and evaluate environments that support positive developmental play and learning
- Design, implement and evaluate activities that support positive developmental plan and learning outcomes for young children
Please see the College Catalog for information and requirements.
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