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Colorado Core Competencies

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Block Play
  • 1.5 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 1.5 hrs in Teaching Practice
Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • 1 hr in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 1 hr in Child observation and assessment
  • 1 hr in Guidance
  • 1 hr in Teaching Practice
Child Development and Guidance
  • 10 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
Days with Toddlers: Curriculum Planning for Ages 12–36 Months
  • 2 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 2 hrs in Guidance
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
Infants in Child Care
  • 6 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
Music and Movement
  • 1.5 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 1.5 hrs in Teaching Practice
Nurturing Children's Self-Esteem
  • 10 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 10 hrs in Teaching Practice
Preschoolers in Child Care
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
Principles of Child Development and Learning
  • 10 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
Social-Emotional Development in Young Children
  • 3 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
Toddlers in Child Care
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
Toilet Learning
  • 2 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
Biting Hurts!
  • 1 hr in Child Observation and Assessment
  • 1 hr in Guidance
Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • 1 hr in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 1 hr in Child observation and assessment
  • 1 hr in Guidance
  • 1 hr in Teaching Practice
Observing, Recording, and Assessing Children's Development
  • 10 hrs in Child Observation and Assessment
Child Abuse and Neglect: A Caregiver’s Guide to Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • 1 hr in Families and Community Partnerships
  • 4 hrs in Health, safety and nutrition
First Steps in Child Care
  • 1 hr in Families and Community Partnerships
  • 2 hrs in Professional Development and Leadership
Parents and Child Care
  • 10 hrs in Families and Community Partnerships
  • 10 hrs in Professional Development and Leadership
Understanding Each Other
  • 5 hrs in Families and Community Partnerships
  • 4 hrs in Professional Development and Leadership
Biting Hurts!
  • 1 hr in Guidance
  • 1 hr in Child Observation and Assessment
Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • 1 hr in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 1 hr in Child observation and assessment
  • 1 hr in Guidance
  • 1 hr in Teaching Practice
Challenging Behavior: Positive Guidance in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 2 hrs in Teaching Practice
Child Development and Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 10 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
Days with Toddlers: Curriculum Planning for Ages 12–36 Months
  • 2 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 2 hrs in Guidance
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
Infants in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 6 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
A Joyful Life of Caregiving
  • 1 hr in Guidance
Preschoolers in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
Toddlers in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
Child Abuse and Neglect: A Caregiver’s Guide to Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • 1 hr in Families and Community Partnerships
  • 4 hrs in Health, safety and nutrition
Infants in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 6 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
Managing Health and Safety
  • 12 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Preschoolers in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
Safe Baby, Safe Child
  • 5 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Sanitation for Disease Prevention
  • 5 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Sun Safety
  • 2 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Toddlers in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
Transportation Safety
  • 2 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
The Early Childhood Professional
  • 16 hrs in Professional Development and Leadership
First Steps in Child Care
  • 2 hrs in Professional Development and Leadership
  • 1 hr in Families and Community Partnerships
Parents and Child Care
  • 10 hrs in Professional Development and Leadership
  • 10 hrs in Families and Community Partnerships
Understanding Each Other
  • 4 hrs in Professional Development and Leadership
  • 5 hrs in Families and Community Partnerships
Block Play
  • 1.5 hrs in Teaching Practice
  • 1.5 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • 1 hr in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 1 hr in Child observation and assessment
  • 1 hr in Guidance
  • 1 hr in Teaching Practice
Challenging Behavior: Positive Guidance in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 2 hrs in Teaching Practice
Child Development and Guidance
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
  • 10 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
Creating Schedules and Routines
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
Days with Toddlers: Curriculum Planning for Ages 12–36 Months
  • 2 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 2 hrs in Guidance
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
Infants in Child Care
  • 6 hrs in Teaching Practice
  • 6 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Making Learning Fun
  • 20 hrs in Teaching Practice
Many Ways to Learn
  • 12 hrs in Teaching Practice
Music and Movement
  • 1.5 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 1.5 hrs in Teaching Practice
Nurturing Children's Self-Esteem
  • 10 hrs in Teaching Practice
  • 10 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
Preschoolers in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Toddlers in Child Care
  • 4 hrs in Teaching Practice
  • 8 hrs in Child Growth, Development, and Learning
  • 4 hrs in Guidance
  • 4 hrs in Health, Safety, and Nutrition