§130.248 Child Guidance

Child Guidance Overview :

(1) This technical laboratory course addresses the knowledge and skills related to child growth and guidance equipping students to develop positive relationships with children and effective caregiver skills. Students use these skills to promote the well-being and healthy development of children, strengthen a culturally diverse society, and pursue careers related to the care, guidance, and education of children, including those with special needs.

(2) Students are encouraged to participate in extended learning experiences such as career and technical student organizations and other leadership or extracurricular organizations.

Child Guidance Assessment Questions

100 Sample Assessment Questions for Child Guidance have been developed to assist you in preparing pre and post tests, quizzes and end of course assessment tools. Math Human Services – Child Guidance Multiple Choice...

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Child Guidance Course Outline

The lessons in this course may be used in any sequence. The suggested sequence order is as follows: All TEKS Overview Introductory Lesson: Child Guidance I. Professionalism A. Relationship skills B. Prevention of family...

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Child Guidance : Lesson Plans for Classrooms

Introductory Lesson: Child Guidance

August 20, 15 // Child Guidance

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course *Child Guidance*. Students will be introduced to the world of...

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Type I Diabetes Investigation

As a caregiver or educator, how would you respond to a parent that informed you that their child had been diagnosed with a life...

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Assisting in the Development of Children with Special Needs

January 23, 15 // Child Guidance

Conditions such as developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, emotional problems (behavior problems) and even giftedness are often referred to as "special needs." As a future...

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Rights, Responsibilities and Realities of Parenting

August 05, 13 // Child Guidance

As a child guidance professional, it is important to understand the vital role you have in the development of a child. What are the...

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A Look at Legal Responsibilities and Child Labor Laws

July 21, 13 // Child Guidance

In the United States child-guidance professionals have just as many responsibilities to the children they protect as they do to the government they serve....

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Strategies to Deter Child Abuse

April 23, 13 // Child Guidance

Prevention programs focus on reducing particular risk factors, or conditions that have been found through research to be associated with child abuse and neglect...

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Know the Standards: Center-Based and Home-Based Child Care Programs

April 19, 13 // Child Guidance

Most often parents are the primary caregivers for their children. The child care profession provides secondary, or substitute, care. Secondary care, therefore can...

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Promoting Health and Wellness of Children

December 31, 12 // Child Guidance

An important part of a quality child care health program is detection and prevention of illness and injury. to accomplish this, child care programs...

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Protecting Children Online

November 30, 12 // Child Guidance

Children have lots of opportunities for socializing online, but they come with certain risks. Parents and caregivers can help reduce these risks by talking...

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A Caregiver’s Responsibilities

July 10, 12 // Child Guidance

Caregivers play a vital role in the development of children, especially children with special needs. What are the roles of a caregiver? How...

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Careers in Child Guidance: Exploring Employment Opportunities

June 18, 12 // Child Guidance

A caregiver is defined as a person who has the job of caring for children in a child care setting, someone with a nurturing...

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Selecting Quality Child Care

December 11, 11 // Child Guidance

Selecting quality child care, within a set budget, is one of the most challenging decisions a parent will ever make. In this lesson we...

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Play with Me!

December 05, 11 // Child Guidance

In this lesson students will learn the importance of play and how it encourages young children to think creatively. The activities in this lesson...

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Eat Right, Exercise and Stay Healthy!

October 19, 11 // Child Guidance

Students will be provided with opportunities to explore child guidance topics and analyze responsibilities that promote health and wellness of children.

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Positive Guidance = Positive Children

October 19, 11 // Child Guidance

Positive guidance is necessary for the development of young children. Understanding the differences among guidance techniques will help you understand how to more effectively...

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End of Course Project Options- Child Guidance

October 14, 11 // Child Guidance

This lesson will provide *End of Course Project Options* for students enrolled in Child Guidance.

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