Curriculum for Infants? Yes!

During the first years of life, infants are growing exponentially in all areas of development. During this time, a baby’s brain will grow and develop more than any time in his/her life. Experiences and interactions influence the quality of this growth and development. During this training, participants will explore multiple ways to support an infant’s development through the provision of relevant and engaging learning experiences, materials, and responsive interactions.
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This training should take you approximately 5 hours to complete. Upon enrollment in this training, you will have 2 weeks to complete all course content and submit your evaluation. Once the training is successfully completed, a .5 CEU certificate will be issued within 2 weeks.

25% of this course addresses the needs of diverse learners.  

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, participants should be able to do the following:
Describe brain development and consider ways to foster healthy brain development. 
Utilize knowledge of infant development in planning curriculum.
Include adaptation to infant curriculum experiences based upon individual needs.
Offer a responsive, developmentally appropriate curriculum for infants.  

The Institute for Education and Professional Development, Inc.

The Institute for Education and Professional Development, Inc. was established in 2005 to provide professional development and consultation services to early childhood programs and educators. We work collaboratively with programs, educators, and agencies to improve the quality of education and care for young children and families.

IEPD has master instructors who provide training, coaching and mentoring services. Each of the IEPD instructors receives training on adult learning principles, training design and delivery, and evaluation. All of the IEPD instructors have worked in the field of early childhood education, bringing their own experiences and "lessons learned" to the training.

Our trainings are fun, engaging, and are filled with important information and resources. We want to work with you, hear your stories, successes and challenges, and provide assistance to help you in your work.
Patrick Jones - Course author
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