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The purpose of this program is to prepare students to work in an early childhood education setting as a Teacher Aide 1 as defined by the Oregon Child Care Division. Students completing this certificate will also achieve Level 7.5 in the Oregon Professional Development Registry for Early Childhood
Students who complete this program will be able to:
Develop a creative imagination to understand suitable art forms to offer young children.
Explain theories of development relating to the early years.
Express and understand the use of guidance that supports moral autonomy in young children.
Identify state rules and regulations regarding health and safety which govern licensing of early childhood programs.
Demonstrate in a supervised lab school setting awareness of consistent, appropriate guidance and developmentally appropriate.
Program Core Courses
PROGRAM CORE courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass.
Students who do not meet reading and/or math requirements may apply to PASS Lane Summer programming for alternative admission process. PASS Lane contact is Marcia Koening (email@example.com) 541.463.5818, Bldg 11/244.
Prerequisites are not required for most ECE and HDFS courses. See course descriptions.
Transfer Credit for Prior Learning may be granted based on OCCD Oregon Registry Steps. See Program Coordinator for details.