Credit Hours: 3 KDHE credit hours
CDA Subject Area
- 3 - Social and Emotional Development
- Level 1
- Interactions with Children & Youth
This course focuses on a variety of ways to encourage positive behavior in young children. It considers the caregiver as the key to guidance. Methods of direct guidance, indirect guidance, and setting and maintaining rules are addressed in regard to how these elements impact behavior. In addition, the course discusses common behavior problems, with tips to guide children towards more positive behavior during these challenging times.