EC706 : Contemporary Issues and Trends

This course supports you to develop a critical understanding of contemporary issues and trends in early childhood education and the potential impact they may have on children and families/whānau. You are also prompted to critically reflect on the historical and contemporary policies and perspectives that have impacted on the occurrence of issues and trends in early childhood education, and consider your role as an early childhood teacher in supporting children and their families/whānau in early childhood contexts.