Education | Organization and Administration of Child Care Programs
E505 | TBA | Apple, P.
Course Prerequisites: Graduate standing with at least one course in
early childhood education or consent of instructor.
Course Description: This course will examine the management,
supervision, and leadership of early childhood programs that serve
children from infancy through age eight within the framework of
planning, implementing, and evaluating programs of various
sponsorship and purpose. Topics will include program philosophy,
goals, curriculum, leading and managing staff, ethics, professional
development, physical facilities, finance and budget, family and
community relationships, government regulations, and accreditation
systems, in addition to other relevant administrative topics.