ERIC Number: ED167287
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Texas A & I University Child Development Associate Training Materials: Book D. Competency D: Promoting Positive Functioning of Children and Adults in a Group Environment.
Texas A and I Univ., Kingsville.
This volume, the fifth in a series of seven, contains the two learning modules which focus on the fourth Child Development Associate (CDA) competency, promoting positive functioning of children and adults in a group environment, in the Texas A & I Bilingual Bicultural Child Development Associate Training Program performance based curriculum. The curriculum was designed for training preschool teachers working with Spanish dominant migrant children, from age 3 to school entrance age, in South Texas. The competency covered in the volume is divided into the functional areas of social and group management, and the curriculum consists of a learning module for each. A module includes (1) an explanation of how it is to be completed; (2) a description of the performance objectives; (3) a pre-assessment instrument; (4) three alternative cycles of learning activities, each cycle divided into four skill areas (diagnostic, prescriptive, implementation, assessment); (5) a narrative of information about the functional area; (6) the script for a filmstrip to be used with the module; and (7) a post-assessment instrument. (BH)
Descriptors: Biculturalism, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Teachers, Child Caregivers, Competency Based Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Group Guidance, Group Instruction, Instructional Materials, Interpersonal Competence, Learning Modules, Migrant Education, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Teachers, Social Attitudes, Social Development, Social Relations, Spanish Speaking, Training
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Texas Migrant Council, Inc., Laredo.
Authoring Institution: Texas A and I Univ., Kingsville.
Identifiers: CDA; CDA Competency 4; Child Development Associate; Texas (South)
Note: Filmed from best available copy; For related documents, see PS 010 438-441, and PS 010 443-444