Early Childhood Parenting Education

ECPE-030: Parent/Child Movement and Creative Dance I, Credits = 1
Parents will expand their skills and understanding of how babies move, move to learn, communicate, and interact with their environment through observation and interaction so that they will gain confidence to integrate the activities into daily home life. Informal discussion will include the physical development and relationships of the infant and family.

ECPE-031: Parent/Child Movement and Creative Dance II, Credits = 1
Parents with childern ages 4 months - pre-walking will expand their skills and understanding of how babies move, move to learn, communicate, and interact with their environment through observation and interaction so that they will gain confidence to integrate the activities into daily home life. Informal discussion will include the physical development and relationships of the infant and family.

ECPE-032: Parent/Child Movement and Creative Dance III, Credits = 1
Parents with children ages 4 months - pre-walking will expand their skills and understanding of how babies move, move to learn, communicate, and interact with their environment through observation and interaction so that they will gain confidence to integrate the activities into daily home life. Informal discussion will include the physical development and relationshjips of the infant and family.

ECPE-040: Baby and You I, Credits = 2
Observation and classroom experience for parents and infants birth to 12 months. Development of the infant and the changing family relationships are studied. Parents attend class with their infant.

ECPE-041: Baby and You II, Credits = 2
Observation and classroom experience for parents and infants birth to 12 months. Development of the infant and the changing family relationships are studied. Parents attend class with their infant.

ECPE-042: Baby and You III, Credits = 2
Observation and classroom experience for parents and infants birth to 12 months. Development of the infant and the changing family relationships are studied. Parents attend class with their infant.

ECPE-050: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
Group observation and participation experience for parents of one year-olds to study and discuss relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, videos, and guest speakers. Observing and interacting with children age 12-24 months provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-051: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
Group observation and participation experience for parents of one year-old children to study and discuss relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, videos and guest speakers. Observing and interacting with children age 12-24 months provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-052: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
Group observation and participation experience for parents to study and discuss relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, videos, and guest speakers. Observing and interacting with children age 12-24 months provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-053: TOT SPOT, Credits = 1 - 4
This parent education course provides an opportunity to discuss and study relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, filmstrips, videos, and guest speakers from the community. Observing and interacting with children provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-060: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
This parent education course provides an opportunity to discuss and study relevant parenting topics for parents of two year old children. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, filmstrips, videos, and guest speakers from the community. Observing and interacting with children provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-061: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
Group observation and participation experience for parents to study and discuss relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, videos, and guest speakers. Observing and interacting with children 24-36 months old to provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-062: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
Group observation and participation experience for parents to study and discuss relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, videos and guest speakers. Observing and interacting with children age 24-36 months provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-070: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
Group observation and participation experience for parents of three year olds to study and discuss relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, videos, and guest speakers. Observing and interfacing with children three years old provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-071: Parent Toddler Relationships, Credits = 2
Group observation and participation experience for parents of three year old children to study and discuss relevant parenting topics. Discussions are enhanced through the use of current literature, videos, and guest speakers. Observing and interfacing with children three years-old provide the laboratory experience.

ECPE-100: Parent Cooperative Preschool, Credits = 1.0 - 3
Parents of children ages three to five years enroll in a parent education course which meets one evening per month. Parents register their child for a preschool group. Each preschool group charges tuition to cover operational costs of the group. Each parent participates in a weekly lab session with children to practice learning from parent education course.

ECPE-101: Parent Cooperative Preschool, Credits = 1 - 3
Parents of children ages three to five years enroll in a parent education course which meets one evening per month. Parents register their child for a preschool group. Each preschool group charges tuition to cover operational costs of the group. Each parent participates in a weekly lab session with children to practice learning from parent education course.

ECPE-102: Parent Cooperative Preschool, Credits = 1 - 3
Parents of children ages three to five years enroll in a parent education course which meets one evening per month. Parents register their child for a preschool group. Each preschool group charges tuition to cover operational costs of the group. Each parent participates in a weekly lab session with children to practice learning from parent education course.

ECPE-140: Parent Education and Involvement, Credits = 1 - 5
Parenting classes for students who are parents of children from birth to age five or from age six to twelve. This course will include video modules and group discussion about positive ways to parent young children.