Write Your Own Story

UNDERSTANDING FAMILY AND COMMUNITY

Section and Number: 
EDC 217
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  • Community Orientation & Citizenship

This course is designed to foster understanding of the significant roles of families and communities in the growth and education of children. Topics include recognizing children at-risk; recognizing and accepting diverse family units; the impact of home, community, health, and cultural experience on development and learning and understanding social, historical, political, legal and philosophical constructs that impact children, families and communities. Identification and collaboration with community agencies and resources to support individuals with special needs and their families will be addressed.

 

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