Introduction to Childcare
What is in This Course?
This course includes the following and more…
What is Childcare? – In which we set a formal definition for what officially recognized childcare looks like.
Young Children in Childcare – We explain how childcare works for kids prior to starting K-12 education, specifically ages 0 to 5.
Adolescents in Childcare – We explain how childcare works for school-aged kids, particularly those hitting the pre-teens and teenage years.
Becoming a Childcare Worker – This topic goes over the job requirements for both age groups and explains the trajectory of these careers.
Important Skills – We outline some of the soft and hard skills required for these jobs, with appropriate links to further courses that develop these skills.