Why Choose Child Development, Care & Guidance A.A.S. Degree at CLC?
• Experienced Instructors – program instructors have more than 60 years combined experience in special education, childcare, and vocational rehabilitation/counseling.
• Placement – graduates have enjoyed nearly 100% career related job placement.
• Flexible and Convenient – combination of hybrid and online courses allows for flexible student work time and weekly connections to faculty and classmates.
• Articulated Credits – CLC has agreements with eight area high schools to accept high school child development course work.
Kim Yang Bailey
MA Ed. in Early Childhood Education, pursuing Ph. D in Organizational Leadership; specializing in Early Childhood Education (anticipated completion term Spring 2019). Experience 15 years at Head Start; Mentoring of new staff and revision of Mentoring Curriculum, Coaching, Center Education Coordinator trainee, Lead Teacher, Bilingual Interpreter, and School Readiness preparation. Experience certified Pre-K CLASS observer. Three years’ experience as an instructor and two years as a professor for higher education. Over 15 years of advocacy for vulnerable, diverse, underprivileged children and their families. Email Kim for more information
M S. Degree Rehabilitation Counseling, Career Rehabilitation Counselor, Minnesota State Services for the Blind, Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification, past president of the Minnesota Rehabilitation Association, graduate of the Education Policy Fellowship Program, 29 years of experience promoting the success of children and adults with disabilities in school, work and independent living. Email Stephen for more information
B.S. degree in Early Childhood Education, ESL emphasis, pursuing Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction. Experience in center-based childcare, Head Start, School Readiness, ECFE. 10 years experience as an instructor in higher education. Serves on local food shelf and community Santa Anonymous committees. She enjoys exploring MN with her children and attending their school sporting events. Email Cynthia for more information