Certificate Program Listing: Early Years

We offer the following certificate program courses related to Early Years:

Details about each of these certificate program courses is below.


  • Kindergarten Course Certificate Part 1 - Teaching Strategies

    This is a certificate course only. It is not equivalent to a Kindergarten Additional Qualification with the Ontario College of Teachers. The course focus is on the age-appropriate instruction for all day kindergarten programs that is based on theories of child development; current brain research; and Ministry of Education policy. Key components of the course include: the Teacher/ECE role and collaborative planning and delivery and a play-based curriculum.

    Fee: $350 + $45.50 = $395.50

    Prerequisites

    • NONE

    Documents Required

    • NONE
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  • Kindergarten Course Certificate Part 2 - Planning

    This is a certificate course only. It is not equivalent to a Kindergarten Additional Qualification with the Ontario College of Teachers. The course focus is on age-appropriate student assessment and program planning, both short term and long term. Key components of the course include: strategies and tools for assessment and documentation of student progress.

    Fee: $350 + $45.50 = $395.50

    Prerequisites

    • NONE

    Documents Required

    • NONE
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  • Kindergarten Course Certificate Part 3 - Leadership

    This is a certificate course only. It is not equivalent to a Kindergarten Additional Qualification with the Ontario College of Teachers. The course focus is on taking leadership in the delivery of kindergarten learning. Key components of the course include: working with parents; mentoring other professionals and accessing community resources.

    Fee: $350 + $45.50 = $395.50

    Prerequisites

    • NONE

    Documents Required

    • NONE
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  • Pedagogical Documentation In Early Childhood Education Program Overview:

    This course introduces participants to the experience of the city of Reggio Emilia, in northern Italy, in designing and sustaining infant-toddler centres and schools for children ages 3-6 that have astonished the world with the children's competence. We will study features of this experience closely, in particular the environment as a third teacher, documentation, materials as graphic languages of expression, inquiry as theory-building, and collaboration.

    Participants enrolled in the course through the Professional Learning Office will follow the course intent and outline for EDUC 5546. The course outline will be provided but participants will not need to meet the requirements for written assignments and evaluation.

    Course Fee: $ 500.00 + $ 65.00 HST = $ 565.00

    Cancellation Policy: Written notice of cancellation received prior to and including Aug 12, 2015 is subject to $150 non-refundable amount. No refunds after Aug 12, 2015 Find out more about Pedagogical Documentation In Early Childhood Education...