ECE 2527 - Adult Supervision of Early Childhood Education

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Fall 2016 (Section #7235)

This course emphasizes the principles and practices of staffing in early education programs. It is required by California Department of Education's Master Teacher Permit. (AA, CSU) Prerequisite: ECE 2501.

The course is offered completely online and begins August 15, 2016 and ends December 15, 2016.

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Required Text:
Here is the textbook for ECE 2527. Caruso, J.J., & Fawcett, M.T. (2007). Supervison in early childhood education: A developmental perspective. (3rd ed.). New York: Teachers College Press.

Required Materials:
Computer with internet, email account, and Adobe Acrobat Reader

Course Objectives:

  • The Supervisory Context-Myths About Supervision, Implications for Supervision, Roles and Responsiblities.
  • A Developmental Perspective-Caring, Knowing, & Imagining, The Developmental Dynamic, Supervisor Development, Supervisee Development, A Case Study in Supervision
  • A Framework for Supervision-Clinical Supervision, The Supervisory Conference, Observation & Analysis, Special Issues Affecting ECE Supervision
  • Staff Recruitment, Development, and Evaluation: A Continuum


Priscilla Stack
Phone: (530) 217-9596