EE1870 - Community Resources

Strong connections with the community are essential to quality early learning and child care programs. Students will reflect on the importance of community to the health and wellbeing of children and their families. The concept of empowering families to utilize community supports is introduced. Students will identify a broad range of community resources, with opportunities for in-depth examination of specific community resources such as health care professionals, family resource centres, and non-profit organizations. Students will develop the competencies necessary to utilize these resources to support their work as early childhood educators.

This course is offered in the following programs:
Early Childhood Education