Early Childhood Director Practicum
Supervised fieldwork experience in an assigned early care and education facility, under the direction of an approved early childhood administrator. Direct experiences with children, families, staff, and support personnel, are designed to integrate theoretical knowledge into practice and further develop professional skills as a manager and administrator. Course requirements include 115 in-field hours and participation in 16 hours of seminar meetings. Seminar meetings may be conducted in whole or in part on the internet and students will be required to have access to technology. Completion of a basic health appraisal form and current Act 33 and Act 34 clearances are required before enrolling in this course. This course cannot be used to satisfy elective requirements for the A.A.S. degree in Early Childhood Education. 3 Credits (0 Lecture - 15 Practicum) Prerequisite(s): EDU256 and HSR240. Corequisite(s): EDU280.