Using a Child-Centered Curriculum Approach in Out-of-School Time Programs
Given this research, educators in after school and out of school time programs play a crucial role in supporting the development of young children, and their approach to curriculum planning should reflect an understanding of Developmentally Appropriate Practice and the importance of keeping curriculum planning focus on the child.
25% of this workshop will address the issues of "diverse learners"
Discuss the benefits of child-centered curriculum.
Involve children in curriculum planning.
Utilize children's interests, strengths, and needs for use in planning curriculum.
Offering child-centered curriculum.