ECE 635: Observation, Documentation and Assessment in Early Childhood Education

Credits 3
Students learn to observe and assess children objectively, analyze their learning habits and provide for meeting the needs of children. Use of informal observation strategies and developmentally appropriate standardized assessment tools will be addressed. Students will learn requirements for Results Matter assessment tools and become familiar with Teaching Strategies GOLD. Students will apply skills in designated field experiences with young children. Appropriate use of instructional technology is integrated into instruction of content and pedagogy.