ERIC Number: ED180634
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Providing for Individual Differences: Arizona HSST/CDA Competency Based Training Module #21.
This Child Development Associate (CDA) training module is designed to help the CDA intern develop the knowledge and skills necessary for establishing an individualized program for young children. Objectives are presented, along with suggested activities for achieving each objective and an assessment checklist. Also provided is a study guide emphasizing the importance of assessing each individuals' needs, gathering and recording up-to-date information concerning each child, using family and community resources for dealing with the child's special needs; establishing appropriate goals, motivation techniques, and materials for each individual, and developing awareness of the child's progress. Forms, a list of resources for further study, and other supplemental materials are also included. (Author/MP)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Competency Based Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Individual Differences, Individual Needs, Individualized Instruction, Individualized Programs, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Teachers, 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.