ECED& 120 Practicum-Nurturing Relationships • 2 Cr.


In an early learning setting apply best practice for engaging nurturing relationships with children. Focus on keeping children healthy and safe while promoting growth and development. Format includes laboratory participation. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate appropriate practices that ensure and maintain the health, safety, and nutrition of children.
  • Establish supportive relationships with children; guide them as individuals and as part of a group.
  • Serve children and families in a professional manner.
  • Demonstrate cultural competence and responsiveness within and across cultures; creating an inclusive, welcoming, and respectful environment where all children, youth, and families can take pride in their cultural identities, beliefs, and practices.