Scaffolding Techniques for Early Childhood Art?

Answer Early experiences with the arts can greatly influence and enhance a young child's development in cognitive, emotional, social and physical domains. By creating well thought-out visual-arts lesson p... Read More »

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What Are Scaffolding Activities for the Early Childhood Classroom?

In teaching, the idea behind scaffolding is that the teacher provides activities just slightly above a student's ability. The activities include skills the student has already mastered as well as s... Read More »

Positive Guidance Techniques in the Early Childhood Classroom?

Children respond well to positive reinforcement. When a child misbehaves or does not follow directions, yelling or using negative language often does little to correct the behavior in the long run.... Read More »

Is an Associates degree in Early Childhood Development the same as one in Early Childhood Specialist?

Yes, there is a difference. An Associates degree in Early Childhood Development (CDA), has several hours of training in 8 different areas; as with the Early Childhood Specialist you have training ... Read More »

Can you teach in an Early Head Start with an Associate of Science in Early Childhood Education?

Hi there,I currently work as an Education Coordinator for a Head Start agency. The previous responses are correct in that state child care regulations require different levels of education for pro... Read More »