Alternative Methods of Early Childhood

Explore different early childhood education methodologies that have stood the test of time and continue to be supported by current research. Learn strategies that can be easily and cost-effectively implemented into your current learning environment. Examine Montessori, Waldorf, and Reggio Emilio methodologies and uplevel one’s professional background in this experiential course.


KCF II.A: Creating Positive Learning Experiences
KCF V: Historical and Contemporary Development of Early Childhood Education
CDA  II: Steps to advance children’s physical and intellectual development
CDA VI: Maintaining a commitment to professionalism

At the end of this training, participants will be able to:


The similar inherent traits in each of the represented methodologies.



What makes each method unique and different.


The many varied and successful ways to educate young children.

When can I take this course?

This course is not currently on the schedule. However, I am ready, willing and able to meet your needs. Please email me your name, course title, and 3 days/times. I will get back to you with possibilities.

I appreciate movement more and how it effects learning and reading.


Cindy’s relaxed talk keeps my attention and reminds me to help slow down kids. This would benefit parents!
Infant Teacher

International Faculty Cindy Goldade brings a playful, yet balanced, whole brain approach to her teaching. As an interactive adult educator and homeschooling mother, Cindy lives and breathes this work every day. She brings a lot of online teaching experience to this course.