Effective early childhood professionals acquire knowledge and develop their teaching strategies across several key areas of practice.
Key Area of Practice for Module 02: Observation and Assessment
You now have knowledge related to observation and assessment strategies. However, the information collected is meaningful only if you can decipher and/or use it to promote a child’s growth and development. For this assignment, you will focus on how to interpret and use the results of child observations and assessments to plan developmentally appropriate curriculum for all learners.
To complete this assignment, first watch the video below to explore this key area of practice and how it can be applied in the field of early childhood education.
a. How I Learn
Next, answer the following questions. In your written responses, be sure to use complete sentences as well as proper punctuation and grammar.
a. Reflect on this module’s key area of practice. Share specific examples of what this looked like in the video.
b. Share an example of how you plan to use this key area of practice in your work with young children and families.
c. Briefly share one “a-ha” moment or a key take-away from the video.
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