EC – Child Development/Psychology

Summit Questa Campus 5451 Davie Rd, Davie

Explores stage of development and growth of the preschool child; and covers emotional, intellectual, cognitive, physical and social development; stages of childhood; current research, communication process between adult and child; guidance approaches; and community resources which provide parent education, family and children services and also includes discussion of developmental theories of other major theorists.

EC – Montessori Philosophy/Theory

Summit Questa Campus 5451 Davie Rd, Davie

Theory of Montessori Method including history, sensitive periods, role of the teacher and role of the child, prepared environment, and process of normalization. Also includes discussion of developmental theories of other major theorists, absorbent mind, logical/mathematical mind, spiritual & moral development. How the above relate to child, materials, teacher, and environment.

EC – Observation

Summit Questa Campus 5451 Davie Rd, Davie

Early Childhood Observation - 28 hours required

EC – Practical Life

Summit Questa Campus 5451 Davie Rd, Davie

Introduces learning materials for practical life/daily living in the Montessori Early Childhood classroom. Includes ground rules & courtesy, control of movement, care of person, care of environment, food & nutrition. Demonstration of materials, lecture & practice.

EC – Final Exam

Summit Questa Campus 5451 Davie Rd, Davie

Early Childhood Final Exam

EC – Sensorial

Summit Questa Campus 5451 Davie Rd, Davie

Philosophy & rationale, materials aiding the development and refinement of the senses. Demonstration of materials, lecture and practice