HEV0003 - School Age Appropriate Practices (PSAV)
5 clock hours
This is the Department of Children and Families "School Age Practices" course and is based on the National Association for the Education of Young Children's (NAEYC) standards. It is designed for child care professionals responsible for the care of children 5 to 12 years old. It provides an overview of how developmentally appropriate practices applies to school age children; child development theories, developmental domains and delays; how children learn through play and how to create opportunities for children to learn; techniques to design effective learning environments; positive guidance strategies; and how to build a classroom community. This 5-hour course provides caregivers with the tools they need to ensure that Florida's children are happy, healthy, and safe in their environment.