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Soleil Boyd
ECFS 400
Seattle Campus

Child Observation and Assessment

Focuses on observation and other methods used to study and understand young children in the context of families and society. Develops observation skills in order to understand children's behavior in learning environments. Examines various approaches to and purposes for assessment of young children and documentation of their development and learning. Explores approaches to assessing early learning environments. Offered: A.

Class description

Focuses on observation and other methods used to study and understand young children in the context of families and society. Develops observation skills in order to understand children's behavior in learning environments. Examines various approaches to and purposes for assessment of young children and documentation of their development and learning. Explores approaches to assessing early learning environments.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Soleil Boyd
Date: 09/13/2013