The Early Childhood Education Program provides knowledge of, and training in working with children of preschool age. This certificate provides intensive study of children, techniques for working with children, and specific subject area of Early Childhood Education. Upon completion, students will be placed on level 6 of the Washington State Department of Early Learning Career lattice.
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Upon completion of this program, successful students will have demonstrated the ability to apply their skills and knowledge in the following ways:
- Acquire, interpret, and use information and resources that support industry defined appropriate practice.
- Work as a team member and demonstrate respect for diversity in an early childhood environment to accomplish family, child, and program goals.
- Effectively communicate in various ways in the context of early childhood settings.
- Participate in evaluation and maintenance of early childhood environments and programming on a regular basis.