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Topics covered in this course include: home, school, and community influences, family diversity, roles and experiences of families, early learning, special needs, protecting children, influences of the home and community, working with families.

This course outline includes:

  • all assignments for the course (link to assignments packet).
  • links to lecture slides
  • instructor notes
  • additional resources

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This OER was created under the CUNY/SUNY Scale Up Initiative grant, 2021-2022, sponsored by the CUNY Office of Library Services.

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