May 29, 2020  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDU 3300 - Administration of Early Childhood Programs

Credits: 2
This course prepares prospective directors to administer and manage a childcare center or out-of school program. Content provides a foundation in organizational management to guide the instructional practices of teachers and support staff and establish systems for program functioning. Students will understand the director’s leadership responsibilities, professionalism, and the role of personal awareness and reflection. Topics include state requirements and compliance standards for licensing, QRIS and NAEYC standards, legal and fiscal management, staffing of programs, personnel selection, training and supervision staff, program operations and facilities management, and family and community connections.