Lutheran early childhood teachers strive to connect their students and families to Christ and the local congregation. These courses provide the tools to do just that.
EDU8103 Developing Home & School Relationships 1 Credit
Emphasis on developing a family-oriented classroom, techniques of communication, methods of actively engaging families, and resources to benefit family nurturing and school interaction. A family take-home kit and plan for implementing partnerships will be developed.
MUS8101 Music and Worship in ECE 1 Credit
Spiritual, musical, psychosocial, and cognitive aspects of music learning in early childhood. Participants will survey early childhood music learning theories and music teaching methods. The course will include the use of the WELS music curriculum, Sing and Make Music.