Early Childhood Education/child development

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Hello i understand child development but am struggling to answer this question as short as possible and still show i have knowlwdge and understanding could you help me.

sound knowlwdge of child development especially relating to children under 5

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Here is my best response to help you. Please get a copy of the book titled Creative Curriculum (one for toddlers and preschool) by Diane Trister Dodge. It is the best ever.

It is organized ,etc. Here are some parts to it:

Goals at a glance for each age:
 https://www.creativecurriculum.net/content/downloads/goals_objectives_at_a_glance.pdf

http://www.rockportchildhood.org/files/SampleSchedules.pdf

http://jeffersonprimaryweb.summit.k12.nj.us/Uploaded_Files/Creative_Curriculum_O

https://www.creativecurriculum.net/content/downloads/developmental_continuum.pdf

http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/childdevelopment/facts.html

Hope this helps.

Cindy

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Cindy Caporaso

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I can answer questions in various areas of child development including ages and stages, how to foster growth in the development of young children, what to look for in early childhood centers and in early childhood providers. and ways to stimulate a child`s natural curiosity. I am fully versed in the Creative Curriculum and teach CDA for all age groups.

Experience

I have worked extensively in Early Childhood education leading extensive trainings for early childhood educators including the 120 hour National CDA program for both infant-toddler and preschool professionals. I have served in a variety of leadership roles throughout my career in early childhood, school-age and camp settings. in In my past role as a school-age child care Site Director, I planned, coordinated, and led activities for 40+ children. My responsibilities included the training and supervision of staff members. I also participated in the training, mentoring and supervision of high school students in an educational setting. Presently, I work in a faith based program as Director of Children's Ministries while continuing to work as a teacher in a school-age before and after school program.

Organizations
NAEYC

Publications
I love to write. At this time, I have completed four faith-based children's books and hope to be published one day. My most recent work, titled "God's Table is For Me," is a rhyming pictorial book about Communion. Some of my original art ideas are included in "Primary Art" by MaryAnne F. Kohl.

Education/Credentials
I hold a B.A. degree in Education from Moravian College. My graduate work in Human Development and Community Counseling was completed at Lehigh University. Along with taking Theology classes at The Center for Lifelong Learning at the Drew Theological School, I completed a year long certificate program in Theology and Ministry at Princeton Theological Seminary.

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