Course Details

CHIL 280 Environmental Rating Scale

3 hours lab, 1 units
Grade Only

Description: This course provides students with an introduction to the Early Childhood Environmental Rating Scale (ECERS) administration, scoring system, profile, and improvement plan. The course focuses on environmental evaluation and program improvement. Students learn how to evaluate the quality of child care programs and how to increase the quality of care through practical improvements. This course is intended for child development professionals currently working in the field as well as those seeking professional development, child development permits, employment opportunities, or anyone with general interest in working with children.