The online Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Advocacy and Public Policy explores the theoretical background and practical tools you will need to advocate effectively for young children, families, and the field of early childhood education.

Expand your expertise as you study theories of child development, essential components for effective early childhood programs, and emerging trends and issues. Develop practical strategies for influencing public policy and public opinion, including family and political advocacy, coalition building, and communications.

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