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-3498

Prerequisite: None

What is Autism? Explore ways to provide developmentally appropriate care, and education techniques for working with young children with Autism.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3529

Prerequisite: None

Improve in 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-3535

Prerequisite: None

How do you make meetings and trainings for your staff more fun and meaningful? Discover inexpensive ways to encourage and motivate your employees.

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-3797

Prerequisite: None

The arrangement of the physical environment is a vital part of any program. Gather ideas for helping staff use arrangement of space and materials to meet the developmental needs of young children.

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-3834

Prerequisite: None

Explore the NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct while considering how this position statement impacts the actions of both you and your staff.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

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 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-3922

Prerequisite: None

Young children are naturally energetic, but why are some children highly active? Discover reasons for high activity levels, and what you can do to help guide and support children who consistently exhibit impulsive, distracted behaviors.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3955

Prerequisite: None

Children with special needs often display behaviors which appear inappropriate and disruptive. Learn specific strategies to guide children toward more appropriate behavior.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3956

Prerequisite: None

Become familiar with factors influencing speech and language development and discover ways to support children with special needs as they develop communication skills.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3968

Prerequisite: None

Become familiar with ways to include children with special needs in the child care setting. Identify the definition of special needs, learn about guidelines for working with children with disabilities, and gather ideas for making adaptations to curriculum, activities, materials, and equipment.

Tuition fee $ 29

Hours: 5.00

FACS-3979

Prerequisite: None

Lesson plans are an important component of any high quality early learning environment. We will look at different types of lesson plans, discuss characteristics of appropriate lesson plans for infants, toddlers and twos, and explore available resources for lesson plan development. 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 $ 65.25

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 $ 130.5

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 $ 65.25

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-4027

Prerequisite: None

Art is more than paint and glue. Everyday items can be used in many creative ways. Gather ideas for more than a dozen unique art activities for children ages 3-6 years.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-4028

Prerequisite: None

Teaching young children character traits, such as responsibility and empathy, is a valuable part of any early learning curriculum. Learn ways to make this process fun and engaging for children through the use of hands-on materials, role-playing and a variety of resources.

Tuition fee $ 19

Hours: 2.00

FACS-4067

Prerequisite: None

Explore the philosophy of Dr. Emmi Pikler, which advocates a peaceful and respectful approach to caring for babies and toddlers.

Tuition fee $ 250

Hours: 21.00

FACS-4072

Prerequisite: None

Introduction and Implementation of the Oklahoma Early Learning Guidlines 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 Guidlines 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 wirtten policy on implementing safe sleep practices they can share and model with the families.

Tuition fee $ 25

Hours: 3.00

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