ERIC Number: ED180632
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Enhancing a Positive Self-Concept: Arizona HSST/CDA Competency Based Training Module #20.
This Child Development Associate (CDA) training module helps interns establish a preschool center environment that promotes the development of positive self concepts among young children. Objectives are stipulated, activities for achieving each objective are suggested, and an assessment checklist is provided. A study guide emphasized (1) understanding the term "self-concept," (2) physical and social factors in the development of self-concept, (3) understanding and accepting children as they are, and (4) environmental influences on the development of a positive self-concept. Resources for further study and supplementary guides concerning "teacher-craft" ways to encourage children are included. (Author/RH)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Competency Based Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Teachers, Self Concept, Self Esteem, Training
Arizona/Nevada CDA, P.O. Box 337, Sacaton, AZ 85247 ($0.33 per module)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pinal County Community Coll. District, Coolidge, AZ. AZona/Nevada Child Development Associates.