Ashford 2: – Week 1 – Discussion 2
Your initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses. Reference the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated.
Developmentally Appropriate Practice
After reading the NAEYC’s Key Messages of the Position Statement on developmentally appropriate practice (DAP), describe at least two challenges in implementing DAP in early childhood classrooms. Why do you think these would be challenging? Your initial discussion post should be at least 200 words in length.
Guided Response: After reviewing several of your classmates’ posts, respond to at least two classmates and offer suggestions for meeting the challenges they described.