CDEV 108 Communicating with Parents and Guardians (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
An overview of the importance of communication in childcare and school settings. Family needs, differences, challenges and expectations are stressed, with special attention paid to cultural, racial, economic, gender and family structure differences and their impacts on communication strategies. The value of positive parent-teacher relationships in the provision of quality childcare and education is analyzed, and communication techniques and strategies are explored.