NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

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K-12 Professionals

Early Childhood: Typical & Atypical Development

EDUC 600

3 CREDITS

$285

Online

Instructor: Darcie Donegan

Grading: Graded

Spring, Summer & Fall (Ongoing)

Instruction Mode: Internet-Asynchronous (Online Class)

Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development

NDSU Credit Fee: $285

Class Offered Through Virtual Education Software, inc.

Course Description:

Welcome to Early Childhood: Typical & Atypical Development, an interactive distance learning course which explores contemporary best practice and perspectives on early childhood development. Content includes patterns and sequences of typical development for children from birth to six years. Emphasis is on individual differences, cultural influences, and the impact of developmental delay and disability during infancy, toddlerhood, and the preschool years. Discussion will also include instructional technology (IT) and assistive technology (AT) applications for this population. 

This computer-based instruction course is a self-supporting program that provides instruction, structured practice, and evaluation all on your home or school computer.  Technical support information can be found, in the Help section of your course.

About The Instructor

Darcie Donegan
Darcie Donegan earned her MA/Ed in Human Development, specializing in Early Childhood Education & Adult Education from Pacific Oakes College, Pasadena, CA and her B.A. from University of Washington. Darcie has also been an international consultant through the Soros Foundation and taught in many different countries. She is currently adjunct faculty in ECE at Whatcom Community College, a Washington State Department of Early Learning approved trainer, and the author of the ten Parenting Preschoolers modules for Washington State

Special Instructions:

This course is tablet compatible using iPad, Kindle Fire, Nexus or Surface.

**Registration Instructions:

A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after the start of the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided. Use the Cancel Registration Form to cancel your registration for an NDSU Distance and Continuing Education class. 

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