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Child Development and Education

Child Development and Education Department  Welcome!

Child Development Center

Our vision is of a world where every child is nurtured, respected, and supported in their development by professional, well-trained teachers who help them to become responsible, engaged and caring citizens of the global community.

 

Mission Statement

cindy with bubblesThe mission of the Child Development and Education Department is to prepare a diverse student population including Child Development majors and students from other majors and departments for transfer within the Behavioral and Social Sciences.  The department also provides comprehensive educational opportunities to help students meet professional growth and workforce requirements.

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Our Values

  • The importance of relationships in all human learning
  • Pedagogy grounded in current research and knowledge
  • Embracing diversity through genuine acceptance of each individual’s uniqueness
  • Communication as a mutual responsibility
  • Professionalism demonstrated through reflective practice, ethical behavior, advocacy and life long learning

What's New!

Child Development Career Fair  February 26, 2915,  12-2pm De Anza Campus Center- Don Bautista Room  Event for De Anza Child Development Students only 

FEATURED EMPLOYERS
Action Day Primary Plus • Bright Horizons • Child Care Careers •
Children's Creative Learning Center 

BRING RESUMES & DRESS PROFESSIONALLY

For more information contact: Ashley Phillips
Career Development Coordinator (408) 864-5717 or
WWW.COLLEGECENTRAL.COM/DEANZA
phillipsashley@fhda.edu

 

CD 90 Facilitating Inclusion in Early Childhood Programs: Intervention Strategies will be offered in the Summer 2015 session  For more information contact Nellie Vargas at vargasnelle@deanza.edu 

 

Need support with English Language Development?  Enroll in the Language Instruction for Teachers (LIFT) Support Lab. For more information contact Mayra E. Cruz at cruzmayra@deanza.edu

 


Chair: Nellie Vargas
Office: CD2-21E
Phone: 408.864.8788

 

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Last Updated: 2/16/15