Early Childhood/Early Childhood Special Education

Competencies in the IDEC Program include the following areas:

  • Child Development
  • Infant & Toddler Focus
  • Young Children with Special Needs
  • Preschoolers and Primary Grade Children
  • Environmental Settings
  • Special Medical and Health Needs
  • Individual Child and Family Plans
  • Relationships with Diverse Families
  • Guidance and Behavior Management
  • Assessment and Documentation of Progress
  • Instruction and Adaptations
  • Urban and Rural Settings
  • Collaboration with Professionals
  • Mentor Paraprofessionals and Volunteers
  • Curriculum Development
  • Program Models in ECE and ECSE