ERIC Number: ED436488
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Guidance on Early Childhood Education Teacher Education and Licensure Standards.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Early Childhood Education.
This document clarifies the credentials necessary for people who wish to work in various capacities with young children, focusing on the required early childhood teacher certification and/or licensure for programs under the responsibility of the Ohio Department of Education. The document covers the following areas: selected questions on teacher licensure for early childhood professionals; description of selected teacher licenses for teaching young children under the new teacher education and licensure standards; early childhood credentials earned from an approved teacher education program entered before September 1, 1998 and completed before September 1, 2002; early childhood credentials earned from an approved teacher education program entered after September 1, 1998; licensure requirements for early childhood education programs; early childhood programs in which an individual with a license issued under Teacher Education and Licensure Standards Chapter 3301-24 can teach; and an information sheet on the transition from certification to licensure. Related resources are provided. Appendix A discusses the National Association for the Education of Young Children and the Council for Exceptional Children/Division for Early Childhood standards. Appendix B discusses early childhood teams. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Early Childhood Education.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio