EC: FAM CTRD SERV

Topic: Early Childhood
Instructor: Mick Jackson
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: VESi
Location: APD

Course Description:

Welcome to Family-Centered Services, an interactive computer-based instruction (CBI) course, designed to give you a new perspective on serve the needs of young children and their families.  In this course you will learn what is meant by family-centered services as it applies to diverse systems of care, gain an understanding of family diversity, and explore the major stress factors facing families today.  We will discuss the theoretical basis for family-centered services, as well as reflect on current research and best practice.  Family-Centered Services will also examine the role of early childhood educators and explore ways to build partnerships with parents and create communities of care -- for the benefit of our children, and ultimately society as a whole.

The registration process is a 2-step process.  Once you have completed THIS process, YOU MUST ALSO CONTACT VESi TO PROCESS REGISTRATION FOR THE COURSE INSTRUCTION and pay the additional $125 course material fee.  They can be reached at  1-800-313-6744.  Their office hours are M-F 8am-5pm PST.

Cost: $270
Timespan of Course:
September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2014
Contact E-mail: jackie_bainbridge@virtualeduc.com

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    Online
Registration Information:
Course Number: 235
Course Section Name: EDU*6130*N1
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 2.00
Subject: EDU