Credit Hours: 7 KDHE clock hours

CDA Subject Area
  • 3 - Social and Emotional Development
  • 4 - Relationships with Families
  • 7 - Observing and Recording Behavior

This course teaches how to recognize children who have play problems; how play problems limit the development of skills that lay the foundation for academic learning; six behavior patterns that signal children need help; a process for helping children observe, reflect, and intervene; and how teachers can use direct support, curriculum activities, and peers to help a child develop play skills.

This course asks the participant to observe children and reflect on play behaviors.

Upcoming Courses

Play: Problems and Interventions

July 25, 2019 to August 1, 2019