ECE 256 Working with Parents, Families & Community Systems

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: CCR 092 or concurrent enrollment

Examines personal attitudes regarding families, family values systems, and how personal attitudes affect parent-professional partnerships in the early childhood education program. This course covers communication, problem-solving, and conflict resolution strategies. Effective activities and resources to support family involvement in the classroom will be created. This course addresses children ages birth through 8 years.