Creating a Supportive Classroom Community
Learn ways to bring out nurturing, caring behaviors in children and youth to create a classroom community where children and youth support each other. Learn how to use non-competitive games to foster acceptance of all children and youth. Identify the strengths and weaknesses for both you and the children and youth in your program, and how to put the strengths to good use creating a sense of acceptance and community.
- Content Area III: Positive ways to support children’s social and emotional development
- II.C: Promoting Social and Emotional Development
This course is designed to be part of a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential curriculum. It covers CDA Subject Area 3: Supporting Children’s Social and Emotional Development and may also be taken as a stand-alone learning event or as part of a broader early childhood education curriculum.