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ECERS-R Overview & Outdoor Learning Environment (HOKE)

May 17, 2021 @ 6:30 pm 8:30 pm

Are you going through the scales to increase your star rated license? Is the window open for a visit from the Assessor? Do you want to know what this all mean as the teacher? This ECERS Overview session, is designed as an refresher of the observational assessment tool used to evaluate and assess quality programs for preschool-kindergarten aged children, from 2 through 5 years of age. The revised ECERS contains inclusive and culturally sensitive indicators for many items. Also, new items have been added on Interaction (staff-child, child-child and discipline), Curriculum (nature/science and math/number) Health & Safety and Parents & Staff. Scale consists of 43 items organized into 7 subscales: Space and Furnishings, Personal Care Routines, Language-Reasoning, Activities, Interactions, Program Structure, Parents and Staff. At the conclusion, learners will be able to re-evaluate and adjust their program based on the scale to improve early learning environments. Instructor will assess knowledge gained through feedback provided during presentation. (2 DCDEE Contact hour credits-CHCs) $10 **This is an ONLINE class. This course is accessible from any electronic device that is connected to the internet, such as a smart phone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer. An email address is required.