EDFN-302. Philosophical And Historical Foundations Of Early Childhood Education. 3 Hours.

This course is designed to survey the philosophical and historical foundations of Early Childhood Education. It compares and examines past and present educational philosophy and programs for children from birth to age eight in public and private school settings. It evaluates trends in the field, current social and family issues that affect young children and their families as well as early childhood educators' professional responsibilities.

Major in Middle Level Education

http://catalog.neiu.edu/education/teacher-education/middle-level-education/

...Education Complete EDFN 305 and EDFN 319 with...309, and WIP MLED 302) that are taken...

Major in Elementary Education

http://catalog.neiu.edu/education/teacher-education/elementary-education/

...GCoE Complete EDFN-305 and EDFN-306 with...ELED 310, and ELED-302 with an average...