ECAE 7108T Mathematics in Early Childhood
30 hours, 30 hours supervised field experience; 3 credits
Study of early childhood curriculum and instruction in mathematics for all young children, including English language learners and children with special needs. Topics include mathematical content; development of cognitive processes; selection and use of instructional resources; interdisciplinary and thematic teaching; family involvement; assessment options and the appropriate use of technological tools. Students who possess a New York State Initial Certificate in Early Childhood Education or its equivalent may complete the field experience in their own early childhood classrooms; students who do not possess a New York State Initial Certificate in Early Childhood Education or its equivalent will complete the field experience under the direct supervision of a certified teacher.
Early Childhood and Art Education 7101T or 7102T.