Education

EDTR-3334

Prerequisite: None

Required by Oklahoma State Department of Education for all Special Education Paraprofessionals, content focuses on skills and topics important for success as Special Education Paraprofessionals. Book included.

Tuition fee $ 132

Hours: 24.00

EDTR-3338

Prerequisite: None

It's estimated that over 2,000,000 individuals are deaf and use sign language. Practice the alphabet, basic vocabulary, and simple sentences. Focus on fingerspelling, numbers, and colors.

Tuition fee $ 69

Hours: 12.00

EDTR-3339

Prerequisite: None

Continue advancing your sign language skills to bridge the gap, to help improve the quality of life of those affected by hearing loss.

Tuition fee $ 69

Hours: 12.00

FACS-3469

Prerequisite: None

Share information and connect with the families of children with special needs.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3529

Prerequisite: None

Improve your ability to help care for and educate young children with Autism as you concentrate on learning specific behavior and guidance strategies.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3531

Prerequisite: None

Five little monkeys jumping on the bed and fingerplays, songs, and chants are more than just fun; they are valuable learning activities too! Join in the fun as we learn to help children build language and early literacy skills through rhyme and repetition. Participants need to bring scissors, markers, and a glue stick. 5 hours or .5 CEU's.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3534

Prerequisite: None

Do you communicate effectively with your staff? Discover practical ways to communicate and connect with the families of children in your childcare setting.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3573

Prerequisite: None

Learn specific visual strategies and communications systems designed to help caregivers support children with Autism.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3798

Prerequisite: None

Help staff grow in their commitment to your program and the field of early childhood education by encouraging professional attitudes and behaviors. Provide your staff with the knowledge and assistance they need to provide the best possible experiences for children and families.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3808

Prerequisite: None

The early childhood workforce is dominated by both female employers and employees. Learn about the problems most commonly faced by women as they lead other women, and gather ideas for dealing with universal issues, such as "buddy or boss?"

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3813

Prerequisite: None

This is a preparation class for the CDA Credential that focuses on how to establish and maintain a safe, healthy learning environment for children and how to establish positive relationships with families. Promote good health and nutrition, prevent illness, reduce injuries, arrange materials and space, and establish routines in the preschool environment for learning, exploration, and play. The importance of involving families in programs for children is emphasized. 2 clock hours of assigned field experiences.

Book cost $90

Tuition fee $ 109

Hours: 32.00

FACS-3814

Prerequisite: None

This is a preparation class for the CDA Credential that focuses on how to promote children's self- esteem, independence, and feelings of physical and emotional security. Children's development of social skills, empathy, and respect for others is emphasized. You will learn the relationship between guidance methods and children's individuality, personality, and developmental needs. Prevention of behavior problems and positive guidance techniques are presented. 2 clock hours of assigned field experiences.

Book cost $90

Tuition fee $ 109

Hours: 32.00

FACS-3815

Prerequisite: None

This is a preparation class for the CDA Credential. Study developmentally appropriate equipment, activities, and methods to promote the physical and cognitive development of children. Learn how to incorporate music, art, literature, writing, and block play into daily activities while encouraging creativity and problem-solving. Language development and communication are also featured. 2 clock hours of assigned field experiences.

Book cost $90

Tuition fee $ 109

Hours: 32.00

FACS-3816

Prerequisite: None

This is a preparation class for the CDA Credential that focuses on the management of resources, organization strategies, communication, planning, record keeping, ethical practices, and working cooperatively with others. Learn about the importance of participating in professional development and advocacy activities. 2 clock hours of assigned field experiences.

Book cost $90

Tuition fee $ 109

Hours: 32.00

FACS-3817

Prerequisite: CDA Blocks 1, 2, 3, and 4 or 120 hours of documented early childhood training.

This is a preparation class for the CDA Credential. Study the CDA assessment system and review the competency standards of the CDA Credential. As you explore the steps in the completion of the documentation requirements, you will have the opportunity to work on components of the Professional Resource File.

Tuition fee $ 95

Hours: 16.00

FACS-3832

Prerequisite: None

Gather ideas for fun activities to engage young children while they learn about penguins, mittens, winter weather, and more! Bring your make and take supplies: scissors, markers, and glue. (Tier I) 2 hours.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-3883

Prerequisite: None

Learn how to effectively manage your resources as well as those of your child care center. Explore the topics of budgeting, fundraising, collecting fees, delegating responsibilities, dealing with paper piles, and much more.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3890

Prerequisite: None

The guidelines of a developmentally appropriate program will be discussed and excellence in the administration of an early learning program will be examined.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3898

Prerequisite: None

Designed for center administrators, will show you how to help staff use evidence-based framework to address children's social, emotional development, and challenging behavior.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3945

Prerequisite: None

Knowing and understanding your own temperament and the temperaments of others assist you in building positive relationships with the infants and toddlers in your care. Investigate various temperament traits and discuss how to use your observations of children's temperaments and behaviors to plan effectively. 2 hours. CEU opportunity for series.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-3946

Prerequisite: None

How do you plan for a successful day with infants and toddlers? Discover ways to plan for developmentally appropriate days as you gather tips for creating effective schedules, routines, and lesson plans. 2 hours. CEU opportunity for series.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-3947

Prerequisite: None

Explore the importance of communication and gather tips for fostering good communication with parents and family members of infants and toddlers. Examine how to incorporate information shared by families into the early learning environment. 2 hours. CEU opportunity for series.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-3957

Prerequisite: None

Children with Sensory Processing Disorder, also known as Sensory Integration Dysfunction (SID), have trouble organizing information coming in through their senses. Explore the characteristics of children with sensory processing issues and examine strategies for assisting these children in the early childhood setting.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3967

Prerequisite: None

Young children who display gifts or talents in particular areas benefit from having responsive caregivers who can meet their needs in the child care setting. Discover ways to identify each child's gifts and talents and to individualize curriculum for students in the early childhood setting.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3976

Prerequisite: None

Opportunities for creativity are everywhere! We will look at ideas for early art activities and ways to enhance creativity throughout your early learning environment. We will discuss what it means to be developmentally appropriate when it comes to encouraging creativity with very young children. 2 hours.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-3977

Prerequisite: None

Learn how, as a caregiver, you can use assessments and observations to enhance learning in your early learning environment. We will discuss how to use your observations of young children to create developmentally appropriate learning experiences for infants, toddlers and twos. 2 hours.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-3989

Prerequisite: None

Providing for children's safety. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $13.

Book cost $28

Tuition fee $ 43.5

Hours: 10.00

FACS-3990

Prerequisite: None

Providing for children's health. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $13.

Tuition fee $ 43.5

Hours: 10.00

FACS-3991

Prerequisite: None

Providing an environment for learning. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $19.50

Tuition fee $ 65

Hours: 15.00

FACS-3992

Prerequisite: None

Child growth and development concepts. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $39.

Tuition fee $ 129

Hours: 30.00

FACS-3993

Prerequisite: None

Ensuring developmentally appropriate practice. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $32.50

Tuition fee $ 108.75

Hours: 25.00

FACS-3994

Prerequisite: None

Guiding children. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $19.50

Tuition fee $ 65.25

Hours: 15.00

FACS-3995

Prerequisite: None

Involving families and the community. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $13.

Tuition fee $ 43.5

Hours: 10.00

FACS-3996

Prerequisite: None

Program plans and record keeping. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $13.

Tuition fee $ 43.5

Hours: 10.00

FACS-3997

Prerequisite: None

Developing as an early education professional. Flex entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $ 13.

Tuition fee $ 43.5

Hours: 10.00

FACS-3998

Prerequisite: None

Putting it all together. Flex Entry. Student scholarship co-pay at time of enrollment: $19.50

Tuition fee $ 65

Hours: 15.00

FACS-4007

Prerequisite: None

Become more comfortable in the job of Child Care Center Director by discovering key elements of a center director's job. Identify strategies for making the job more enjoyable while becoming a more effective leader.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4026

Prerequisite: None

You will be introduced to the concept of "anxiety disorders" and developmentally typical anxiety. Discuss three major anxiety types seen in young children. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Separation Anxiety Disorder (SAD), and Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD). Signs and symptoms for each subtype and strategies for helping children will be shared.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4030

Prerequisite: None

Young children are often seen as "defiant" when they are tired, hungry, or upset. However, there are a growing number of children who exhibit defiant behaviors at other times and more frequently. You will learn the symptoms, causes and classroom strategies for helping young children with Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4056

Prerequisite: None

Music and movement can help children learn and grow. Discover creative ways to include music and movement in your school age program.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4058

Prerequisite: None

The classroom environment can be a powerful teaching tool. Gather ideas for creating a look and feel for your classroom that promotes learning and positive behavior.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4072

Prerequisite: None

Introduction and Implementation of the Oklahoma Early Learning Guidelines for 3 to 5-year-olds classroom curriculum. Detail the relationship between each ELG content area and the Environment Rating Scales.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 14.00

FACS-4073

Prerequisite: None

Introduction and Implementation of the Oklahoma Early Learning Guidelines for Infants, Toddlers & Twos into classroom curriculum. Detail the relationship between each LEG content area and the Environment Rating Scales.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 14.00

FACS-4077

Prerequisite: None

Prepare child care providers to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and Sudden Unexplained Infant Deaths (SUID) in family home, group home, and child care center settings by using safe sleep practices recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics and Oklahoma Child Care Licensing. Create a written policy on implementing safe sleep practices they can share and model with the families.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 3.00

FACS-4085

Prerequisite: None

Increase your awareness of services offered for parents and caregivers with special needs children by attending this "On the Road" seminar. Provides information and resources for professionals, parents, and caregivers to assist in navigating the complex healthcare system.

Hours: 3.00

FACS-4087

Prerequisite: None

Discover information about newborn and infant crying patterns, inconsolable crying (The Period of PURPLE Crying®), soothing techniques, and strategies to prevent Abusive Head Trauma and Shaken Baby Syndrome.

Hours: 2.00

FACS-4090

Prerequisite: None

Create a caring classroom community where children feel supported, safe, included and known. School-age classrooms need to be active, engaging places where instruction centers on student thinking and where students are able to take risks and jump into learning. Focus on opportunities to work together, grow ideas, revise children's thinking and construct meaning.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 3.00

FACS-4091

Prerequisite: None

Develop guidance skills to assist children with how to get along with others, how to express their feelings with words, and how to problem solve in a positive way. Specifically developed for school-age providers, to further equip children to manage their feelings to prevent them from acting out.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 3.00

FACS-4092

Prerequisite: None

Develop strategies for supporting the development of peer interactions in the preschool classroom. Assist children to learn anger management skills and problem-solving skills.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 3.00

FACS-4093

Prerequisite: None

Join us for new techniques to incorporate moderate to vigorous physical activity in early learning environments, both indoor and outdoor.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 3.00

FACS-4094

Prerequisite: None

Explore the different forms of trauma experienced by children and families. Identify strategies and community services available to support children and families dealing with trauma.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4095

Prerequisite: None

Develop a positive social and emotional climate in the care setting and provide nurturing relationships with young children. Child feels more secure in the environment and more likely to feel comfortable learning and growing. Such relationships are likely to lead to a more emotionally secure and independent child, which will foster success in school.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 3.00

FACS-4096

Prerequisite: None

Positive Behavior Support, or PBS, is a means to understand and address a child's persistent challenging behaviors. Join us and get more fun in your day.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 4.00

FACS-4097

Prerequisite: None

Explore the world of technology with young children through various educational technology toys and apps. Identify which apps are truly educational and promote development in young children.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4098

Prerequisite: None

I'm not ornery; I'm tired. Identify behaviors children exhibit because of lack of sleep. Explore ways to support children and families affected by sleep disorders.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-4099

Prerequisite: None

Discover the possibilities through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Introduce young children to fun and exciting experiments using STEAM driven activities.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

LANG-3338

Prerequisite: None

Bridge the communication gap. Designed to prepare non-Spanish-speaking supervisors and employees to use Spanish to enhance their ability to interact with Spanish-speakers. No prior knowledge of Spanish necessary.

Book cost $30

Tuition fee $ 79

Hours: 15.00

LANG-3339

Prerequisite: None

Learn to say and understand everyday English phrases to express common courtesies and preferences, shop for basic necessities, visit a doctor's office or pharmacy, enroll a child at school, and much more. Aprenda a decir y entender frases cotidianas en inglés para expresar cortesías y preferencias comunes, comprar cosas básicas, visitar un consultorio médico o farmacia, inscribir a un niño en la escuela y mucho más. Costo del libro: $25 Matrícula $85 Horas: 16.

Book cost $25

Tuition fee $ 85

Hours: 16.00