An in-depth look at the child, the family, and the relationship between the
school and the family. An understanding of the young child and age appropriate
guidance for her or him will be examined. An understanding of how to effectively
communicate with families will be explored. Students will attempt to identify ways
a school can develop a working relationship with today’s families. This course may
require visits, observation and participation in an early childhood education
setting. Formerly listed as EDUC 229. This course may be used as an elective.
Prerequisite: ECE* 101.