- Focus OnAges 3 - 9 Years
- CategoryChildhood / Elementary School, Early Childhood, Online
Registration Options and Cost$425 12.0 CTLE or 1.2 CEU
$1,710 1.0 Credits
Constructing a Democratic Clsrm: Focus On Routines, Rules and Transitions (ages 3 - 10)
Summer 2 2021
Section 01: August 2, August 4Date(s)August 2, 10:30am-3:30pmAugust 4, 10:30am-3:30pmRegistration DeadlineJul 26, 2021Course Number:TEED656N
Candace Barriteau Phaire
Candace Barriteau Phaire received her Ph. D. from NYU in the Department of Teaching and Learning and her M.S. Ed in Elementary Education from Brooklyn College. She earned her BA in Political Science from Spelman College in Atlanta, Ga.
"I have a better picture in my mind of how to model a teaching style consistent with progressive developmental theory."
—Instructor, 20 years in the field
"I now have new strategies to use when it comes to routines and schedules in a preschool classroom and what to do if these ideas do not work."
—Joanna W, Co-Teacher, 6 years in the field
"It really got me thinking positively about democractic practices and how they would work in my classroom."
—Anonymous, 20+ years in the field
"I loved that the class was so inter-active. The sharing of cultures and ideas was very helpful. [I learned how] to involve all students, even little ones, in the decision making process and to look at my class as a community."
—Bracha S., Kindergarten Teacher, 32 years in the field