The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

ECED 4395 Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math for Young Children

This course will focus on the integration of developmentally appropriate science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) curriculum and instructional resources for early childhood education programs serving young children ages birth to eight. Prospective early childhood educators will analyze curriculum standards from NSTA, NCTM, and NAEYC as basis for creating appropriate interdisciplinary experiences using the arts for all young children. The principles, methods, and materials for teaching young children STEAM concepts will be emphasized as significant for creating effective high quality learning environments for young children.




Approval of program coordinator

Schedule Type


Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

Dept of Human Dev & School Ser


As scheduled