Competencies for early childhood professionals.Material type: BookPublisher: [Richmond, Va. : Virginia Dept. of Social Services, Division of Child Care and Development, 2007]Description: vii, 86 p. : ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.Subject(s): Early childhood teachers -- Training of -- Virginia | Preschool teachers -- Training of -- Virginia | Core competenciesOnline resources: Click here to access online
Title from cover.
"Virginia's Early Childhood Development Alignment Project."
"An initiative of Smart Beginnings ... Sponsored by the VDSS Child Care and Development Fund"--back cover.
May also be ordered or downloaded from http://www.dss.virginia.gov/family/cc/publications.cgi (viewed October 11, 2007).
Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-86).
Health, safety and nutrition practices -- Understanding child growth and development -- Appropriate child observation and assessment -- Partnering with families and community -- Learning environment -- Effective interactions (teacher/student and student/student) -- Program management -- Teacher qualifications and professional development.