OER and the Early Childhood Education Transfer Model Curriculum

Note – this is a draft document. If any errors are detected, please contact the ASCCC-OERI.

The following provides examples of existing OER that can be used for the indicated courses. Please find all potential OER identified for the discipline at Open Educational Resources and CDEV/ECE (Child Development and Early Childhood Education).

Child Growth and Development (C-ID CDEV 100)

Understanding the Whole Child: Prenatal Development through Adolescence (Paris, Ricardo, and Rymond) – Google Doc ; Child Growth and Development – LibreTexts (CC BY, except where otherwise noted)

Child, Family, and Community (C-ID CDEV 110)

Child, Family, and Community (Laff and Ruiz) – Word, PDF, and ancillaries; Child, Family and Community (Laff and Ruiz) – LibreTexts (CC BY, except where otherwise noted)

Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children (C-ID ECE 120)

Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children (Stephens, Peterson, and Eyrich)  – Word, PDF, and ancillaries; Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children (Stephens et al.) – LibreTexts (CC BY, except where otherwise noted)

Introduction to Curriculum (C-ID ECE 130)

Introduction to Curriculum for Early Childhood Education (Paris and Beeve) – Word, PDF, and ancillaries; Introduction to Curriculum for Early Childhood Education (Paris and Beeve) (LibreTexts) ·(CC BY, except where otherwise noted)

Observation and Assessment (C-ID ECE 200)

Observation and Assessment in Early Childhood Education (Peterson and Elam) – Word, PDF, and ancillaries; Observation and Assessment in Early Childhood Education (Peterson and Elam) (LibreTexts) (CC BY, except where otherwise noted)

Practicum in Early Childhood Education (C-ID ECE 210)

Health, Safety, and Nutrition (C-ID ECE 220)

Health, Safety, and Nutrition (Paris) – Word, PDF, and ancillaries; Health, Safety, and Nutrition (Paris) (LibreTexts) (CC BY, except where otherwise noted)

Teaching in a Diverse Society (C-ID ECE 230)

The Role of Equity and Diversity in Early Childhood Education (Esquivel, Elam, Paris, and Tafoya) – Word, PDF, and ancillaries; The Role of Equity and Diversity in Early Childhood Education (Esquivel, Elam, Paris, & Tafoya) in LibreTexts (CC BY, except where otherwise noted)

This page last updated 11-28-21.