11/9/11: This course examines positive strategies to guide childrens behavior in the early childhood setting. Students will examine ways to establish supportive relationships with children and guide them, in order to enhance learning, development, and well-being. Before 11/9/11 Title: Guidance: Managing the Physical/Social Environment This course provides an exploration of the physical and social environments that promote learning and development for young children. It includes an introduction to basic child guidance techniques for individual and group situations. The course will emphasize problem-prevention and positive guidance strategies. Learners will apply their knowledge of the environments role in an actual early childhood setting.