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  1. Education and Human Services /navigating-college/education-and-human-services
  2. EDU-119 - Introduction to Early Childhood Education (Spring 2020, Spring 2020, Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Fall 2019, Fall 2019)
    Lecture: 4 (Total: 4)

    This course introduces the foundations of early childhood education, the diverse educational settings for young children, professionalism and planning intentional developmentally appropriate experiences for each child. Topics include theoretical foundations, national early learning standards, NC Foundations for Early Learning and Development, state regulations, program types, career options, professionalism, ethical conduct, quality inclusive environments, and curriculum responsive to the needs of each child/family. Upon completion, students should be able to design a career/professional development plan, appropriate environments, schedules, and activity plans.

  3. EDU-262 - Early Childhood Administration II (Spring 2020, Fall 2019)
    Lecture: 3 (Total: 3)

    This course focuses on advocacy/leadership, public relations/community outreach and program quality/evaluation for diverse early childhood programs. Topics include program evaluation/accreditation, involvement in early childhood professional organizations, leadership/mentoring, family, volunteer and community involvement and early childhood advocacy. Upon completion, students should be able to define and evaluate all components of early childhood programs, develop strategies for advocacy and integrate community into programs.

  4. EDU-261 - Early Childhood Administration I (Spring 2020, Fall 2019)
    Lecture: 3 (Total: 3)

    This course introduces principles and practices essential to preparing and supporting child care administrators. Topics include program philosophy, policies and procedures, NC Child Care Law and Rules, business planning, personnel and fiscal management, and NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct Supplement for Early Childhood Program Administration. Upon completion, students should be able to articulate a developmentally appropriate program philosophy, locate current state licensing regulations, analyze a business plan and examine comprehensive program policies and procedures.

  5. Early Childhood Education /instruction/health-and-human-services/early-childhood-education
  6. HCC’s Early Childhood Education Program Listed as One of Nation’s Best Online Programs /news/2013-09-05/hccs-early-childhood-education-program-listed-as-one-of-nations-best-online-programs
    Pictured left to right are Tijwana Walker and JoAnne Whaley, both from Greensboro, at the 2013 graduation ceremony. Both students finished the Early Childhood Education program. HCC’s program is completely online, allowing students to study whenever their schedule allows. The HCC Early Childhood program was named one of the nation’s best online Early Childhood Programs in the nation according to BestOnlineColleges.org for 2013-2014.
  7. EDU-284 - Early Childhood Capstone Practicum (Spring 2020, Fall 2019)
    Lecture: 1, Lab: 9 (Total: 4)

    This course is designed to allow students to demonstrate acquired skills in a three star (minimum) or NAEYC accredited or equivalent, quality early childhood environment. Emphasis is placed on designing, implementing and evaluating developmentally appropriate activities and environments for all children; supporting/engaging families; and modeling reflective and professional practices based on national and state guidelines. Upon completion, students should be able to apply NC Foundations for Early Learning and Development to demonstrate developmentally appropriate plans/assessments, appropriate guidance techniques and ethical/professional behaviors, including the use of appropriate technology, as indicated by assignments and onsite faculty assessments.

  8. Fully Online Programs /online-learning/fully-online-programs
  9. HCC Ranked Number Six in US for Most Affordable Online Early Childhood Education Degrees /news/2014-07-18/hcc-ranked-number-six-in-us-for-most-affordable-online-early-childhood-education-degrees
    Haywood Community College was recently ranked by OnlineU as number six in the nation for 2014 for the most affordable colleges for online early education degrees. Pictured is current Early Childhood Education student Tra Manuel working in the college’s Regional Center for the Advancement of Children.
  10. Co-Ops Help Students Bring Learning to Life /news/2009-03-24/co-ops-help-students-bring-learning-to-life
    The co-op experience is a very helpful tool for students in HCC’s Early Childhood Education programs. Most of these classes are now online. As student Shelia Wilke explains, “This is where everything you’ve learned comes to life.”
  11. Two HCC Students Awarded P.E.O. International Scholarships from the AW Chapter /news/2009-01-14/two-hcc-students-awarded-peo-international-scholarships-from-the-aw-chapter
    Pictured left to right are Gerry Reiff, Philanthropic Educational Organization Chapter AW representative; Mary Ferguson, HCC Horticulture student and scholarship recipient; Misty Justice, HCC Early Childhood Teacher Associate student and scholarship recipient; and Lynn Ebsen, Philanthropic Educational Organization Chapter AW representative. Reiff and Ebsen presented the students with the scholarships recently on the campus of Haywood Community College.
  12. Haywood Community College Graduation Ceremonies to be Held May 11 /news/2018-04-30/haywood-community-college-graduation-ceremonies-to-be-held-may-11
  13. Program and Technical Standards /instruction/technical-standards
  14. Brochures /marketing-and-communications/brochures
  15. Health & Human Services /instruction/health-and-human-services
  16. Regional and Program-specific Accreditations /research-and-institutional-effectiveness/program-accreditation
  17. Contact Us /contact-us
  18. Haywood Community College to Hold Career and College Promise Dual Enrollment Program Open House /news/2018-11-26/haywood-community-college-to-hold-career-and-college-promise-dual-enrollment-program-open-house
  19. Summer and Fall Registration Period Open Now /news/2019-04-09/summer-and-fall-registration-period-open-now
  20. EDU-153 - Health, Safety and Nutrition (Spring 2020, Fall 2019)
    Lecture: 3 (Total: 3)

    This course covers promoting and maintaining the health and well-being of every child. Topics include health and nutritional guidelines, common childhood illnesses, maintaining safe and healthy learning environments, health benefits of active play, recognition and reporting of abuse/neglect, and state regulations. Upon completion, students should be able to apply knowledge of NC Foundations for Early Learning and Development for health, safety, nutritional needs and safe learning environments.