Early Childhood Education Policy

This Assignment addresses the following course outcomes:

Identify issues, which have historically and currently contributed significant influence on the field of Early Childhood Development as a professional field of study.

Identify policy and legislation that has impacted Early Childhood.

For this Assignment you will create a presentation intended to be used to educate family members on early childhood educational policy and legislation. In addition, you may use: Department of Education (2015). A Matter of Equity: Preschool in America retrieved from http://www2.ed.gov/documents/early-learning/matter-equity-preschool-america.pdf

Your Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation should be a minimum of 14 slides, in addition to a title slide and a reference slide. As with all writing, be sure to include citations to avoid plagiarism. It is always necessary to give the author credit. In addition, please make sure to include a reference slide. Last, be sure to include speaker notes on each of your PowerPoint slides.

Title Slide

Slide 1: Importance of Early Education

Slide 2, 3, 4: Research Supporting Early Education

Slide 5, 6, 7: Issues Affecting Delivery of Early Education

Slide 8: Example of an Effective Early Education Program

Slide 9, 10, 11: Policies and Legislation Affecting Early Childhood Education

Slide 12, 13, 14: Future Steps to Improve Early Education

Reference Slide