About the Course

Interrelationships of the home, school, community and their effects on the learning of young children. Emphasis is on cooperation and communication, problem solving and self-discipline. Skills necessary to succeed in an era of technology and change are discussed utilizing partnerships with teachers and parents. Examination of the sociological relationships between family, school and culture; institutional, racial, social, and economic factors affecting the family and the child.  Strategies for supporting families by sharing community resources, and examining current social policies that are impacting the home and community-based practices are discussed in-depth. Field work is required outside of class time to provide students with opportunities to learn and practice competencies related to the care and education of young children.

Apr 09 - Jun 04, 2022

Est. Tuition:
Learning Format:
Online Course with Live Sessions
9 weeks

Estimated Tuition

$300 Early Bird Discount
$350 after Mar 31, 2022


Online Webcast


  • Ana Mendez, M.A.


Online: Apr. 9 - Jun. 5 Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Apr. 9, 16, 23, 30 & May 14, 21, & Jun.5 (7 live sessions)


No Textbooks Listed.

Additional information

Spanish Course