Use at least 1 field experience hour for interviewing your classroom teacher. You will submit your Activity Log in Topic 8 along with your Benchmark Assignment.
Interview your classroom teacher about how federal policy has influenced his or her early childhood classroom.
Write a 750-1,000 word position paper. Explain the following:
- The history and current practices in federal policy that affect early childhood education.
- The historical evolution of policies that govern the separation of church and state, and how it affects schools.
- Your position regarding the two items above with detailed explanations.
Use 3-5 scholarly resources.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.