Course syllabus for EDEC 605A Child in Family and Community
Course description: Focuses on the child's experience in families and communities, including cultural differences, child rearing practices, communication patterns and life stress, as it affects the young child and his/her view of self and others. Explores the research literature to assess ways in which schools can be responsive to the needs of families and communities. Identifies support networks in the community. Requires ten clock hours of fieldwork.
Townsend, Sharifa, "EDEC 605 Child in Family and Community" (1995). Early Childhood Education Syllabi. 9.