Early childhood, defined as the period from birth to eight years old, is a time of remarkable growth with brain development at its peak. During this stage, children are highly influenced by the environment and the people that surround them.
Early childhood care and education (ECCE) is more than preparation for primary school. It aims at the holistic development of a child’s social, emotional, cognitive and physical needs in order to build a solid and broad foundation for lifelong learning and wellbeing. ECCE has the possibility to nurture caring, capable and responsible future citizens.
Early childhood education is beneficial for children ages 3, 4 and 5. It’s also often referred to as preschool, pre-kindergarten, day care, nursery school or early education. No matter the name, each serves the same purpose: to prepare young children for their transition into elementary school.
Early Childhood Education Program Skills
Skills include developing curriculum, teaching health and safety habits, using principles of child psychology and human development and helping young children with language development.
Duration of the Course 1 Year or 2 Years
Eligibility: +2 Pass