The Impact of Poverty in Early Childhood - CCDF 14 - Alabama Public Television The Impact of Poverty in Early Childhood - CCDF 14

The Impact of Poverty in Early Childhood - CCDF 14

This professional development course is 'on-demand' and may be taken online at anytime. Use the information below to find out how to register.

Educator Grade Level

Infant and Toddler Educator | Preschool Educator | K-2 Educator | 3-5 Educator


Child Development


preschool | school-age | poverty

Childhood poverty is a tragic issue affecting over 11 million children in America. Children living in poverty experience a wide variety of risk factors, ranging from chronic health issues, and atypical brain development, to significant difficulties at school and beyond. In this two-hour on-demand course, participants will explore strategies that mitigate the damages that arise from poverty while highlighting practical approaches for caring for children in geographical areas with significant concentrations of poverty and unemployment.

Training Level: Basic
Target Age Group: All
Training Hours: 2
DHR Training Areas: CD
CDA Subject Areas: 8
CKA Content Areas: ICFC
CCDF Training Areas: 14
Quality Indicator: N

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