Working with Young Children brings to life the fascinating career opportunities in the early childhood profession. The text presents an in-depth, comprehensive study of all aspects of the early childhood field to help prepare your students for workplace success. Topics include:
- child development principles as applied to the early childhood program setting
- the learning needs of young children including those who have special needs
- appropriate child guidance and group management techniques
- developmentally appropriate practices in curriculum development
Working with Young Children offers the foundational knowledge and skills necessary to work toward the Child Development Associate(TM) Credential and other career-related credentials, By acquiring such credentials, students can jump-start their careers in the early childhood profession.