The Whole Tooth and Nothing but the Tooth

This introductory course will assist early care professionals in understanding the importance of good oral health. Specifically, participants will learn the benefits of keeping children cavity-free, strategies for the prevention of bacterial transmission, healthy snacking tips, and how to keep teeth clean and strong as well as information on group tooth brushing. Additionally, participants will be provided with numerous resources to assist them in promoting oral health in the child care setting and home setting for families.

This course is appropriate for all early care and education professionals.


Course Details

  • KDHE Approved:Yes
  • Clock Hours:2
  • Agency:KCCTO
  • CDA Subject Area:1 - 1 - Safe, Healthy Learning Environment
  • KS/MO Core Comp Area:V. Health and Safety
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