ERIC Number: ED180664
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Child Development Associate Training Program. Unit VII: The Child Development Associate in Early Childhood Education. Module 1: Understanding What is Being a Professional Child Development Associate. Unit Overview.
Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Philadelphia School District, PA.; Research for Better Schools, Inc., Philadelphia, PA.
This Child Development Associate (CDA) training module introduces the intern to the responsibilities of a professional CDA. At a high level of proficiency, the trainee is expected to be able to locate and identify colleges that have early childhood courses, early childhood education journals and professional books, and local and national early childhood professional organizations. Guides for the trainer are provided. Student materials consist of an activity list and six lessons. (Author/RH)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Competency Based Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Teachers, Professional Development, Teacher Improvement, Training
Research for Better Schools, Inc., 444 North Third Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123 (Unit VII, PS 011 153, $3.00; complete set, PS 011 130-153, $161.50)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Philadelphia School District, PA.; Research for Better Schools, Inc., Philadelphia, PA.
Identifiers: CDA; Child Development Associate
Note: For other units/modules, see PS 011 130-153 ; Colored pages may not reproduce clearly