Bachelor of Arts in Child Development, Minor in Psychology
Please find a collection of my coursework at California State University, Chico below.
SLO 1: Students will demonstrate knowledge of the theoretical and empirical foundations of the discipline.
SLO 2: Students will demonstrate knowledge of assessment issues and perform qualitative and quantitative assessments of children and their environments.
SLO 3: Students will demonstrate knowledge of the multiple environmental contexts in which children grow and develop, and will be able to analyze systems that support children’s well-being.
SLO 4: Students will engage in professional behavior appropriate to the discipline in professional contexts.
SLO 5: Students will apply critical thinking and scientific methods of thinking (including logical and empirical reasoning) to issues regarding children’s well-being.
An essay about language development in the young child.
A paper describing developmentally appropriate practice in a preschool classroom.
A completed evidence table for the Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP).
An essay on the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS).
A summary, application to developmental context, and reflection on the novel "I am Nujood," written by Nujood Ali with Delphine Minoui.
An assignment including self-assessment and reflection during my Child Development Practicum internship in the infant classroom on CSU, Chico campus.
A summarizing presentation of our Child Development Practicum inquiry group project while in the infant classroom on CSU, Chico campus.
A research paper on the relationship between childhood abuse and intimate partner violence.
A reflective scenario describing how I would approach a workplace conflict regarding child assessment.
A reflective scenario describing how I would react to the statement, "I was spanked as a child and I turned out just fine. What's wrong with spanking?"
A professional response describing my core values.
A professional response describing how I have worked with challenging behaviors in the past and reflecting on how I would handle these situations differently in the future.
A professional response describing my accomplishments and challenges while attending California State University, Chico.
Response to a leadership training about working with difficult people.
Response to a leadership training about the five protective factors.
Child Development professor at CSU, Chico
Head Teacher - infant room at Associated Students Child Development Lab
Administrator at Butte County Office of Education