Early Childhood Educatioen Common Obsticles Discussion

May 31st, 2015
Social Science
Price: $10 USD

Question description

Diversity and Common Obstacles

Chapter 10 begins, “in today’s United States, there is no typical family; rather, there is a vast diversity of family structures in which children develop and learn” (Wardle, 2013, p. 274).  Our classroom, families, and children are reflective of this statement.  Early care and education programs have a crucial role in supporting all families and “by supporting the family, we support the child” (Wardle, 2013, p. 283).

Reflecting on these quotes from the textbook, choose two common obstacles that families face from the list below and explain how you will work with families to overcome this obstacle. 

Common obstacles:
  1. Poverty
  2. Children with developmental delays 
  3. Problems with substance abuse by family member
  4. Grandparents raising children and generational issues
  5. Lack of extended family support
  6. Communication difficulties
  7. Cultural conflicts between the family and program
  8. New immigrant status
For each of the obstacles you have chosen, complete the following prompt with critical thought and elaboration.  Each obstacle should have a minimum of two ways that you will support families who are facing the challenge.  

As an early childhood educator, in an effort to support families who ________________, I will _____________.

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Daniel C.
School: University of Maryland

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from our student for this Answer

Jun 2nd, 2015
"Excellent job"
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1831 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors