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Developmentally Appropriate Learning Environments - Career Pathway Certificate

The Developmentally Appropriate Learning Environments (DALE) - Career Pathway Certificate of Completion supports students seeking careers in early learning settings. Credits will apply toward the Head Start Reauthorization Act for highly qualified lead and assistant teachers and family advocates. Students considering the Early Childhood Development program at Southern Oregon University or the HDFS program through OSU may apply to program requirements. The DALE Career Pathway Certificate is a step along the pathway to the AAS in Early Childhood Education and it invites students to apply theories and applications toward early learning environments.

For details and course requirements see:
Developmentally Appropriate Learning Environments - Career Pathway Certificate of Completion (Online Catalog)

For more information, please contact Amy Howell, Program Director of Early Childhood Education ahowell@cocc.edu

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