ECAE 7104T Environments for Infants, Toddlers and Young Children with Special Developmental and Learning Needs
3 hours recitation, 1 hour supervised field experience; 3 credits
An examination of developmental disabilities in young children, their identification and developmentally appropriate and effective remediation. Implications for adapting the environment, individualizing programs and instruction in diverse early childhood settings, co-teaching and cooperative models and methods. Development of positive behavioral supports for all young children, including English language learners. Role of families and educators in creating learning environments at home and in educational settings.
Prerequisite: Early Childhood and Art Education 7101T and 7102T or permission of the program head.