NYU Steinhardt

Issues in Early Childhood Education

  • Course Number: ECED-GE 2024
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Addresses both historical & contemporary perspectives of child development, as they relate to early childhood programs. Focus on societal contexts, including culture & international perspectives, refugee & immigrant issues, intergenerational child rearing issues, & economics & political policies, as they relate to early childhood programs, including programs for learners with special needs & learners of English as an additional language. Consideration of research & its impact on early childhood programs, with particular attention to advocacy.
  • Old Course Number: E25.2024