Resources For Faculty and Professional Development Providers

Coaching and Consultation

Practice-Based Coaching
From Head Start’s National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning (NCQTL)

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What Do We Know About Coaching?
From Head Start’s National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning (NCQTL)

What Do We Mean by Professional Development in the Early Childhood Field?
By the National Professional Development Center on Inclusion (NPDCI)

Collaboration With Families

Backpack Connection Series
By the Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention (TACSEI)

Policy

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Early Childhood Workforce Systems Initiative
By the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

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Where We Stand on Professional Preparation Standards
By the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Technology and Clinically-Based Professional Development

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Building Integrated Professional Development Systems in Early Childhood: Recommendations for States
By the National Professional Development Center on Inclusion (NPDCI)

CONNECT (The Center to Mobilize Early Childhood Knowledge) Online Modules
By Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teacher Assessments

How Are Early Childhood Teachers Faring in State Teacher Evaluation Systems?
A Policy Report by the Center on Enhancing Early Learning Outcomes (CEELO)

Official edTPA Website
By Pearson Education

Teacher Preparation Standards

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CEC Initial and Advanced Preparation Standards
From the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

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NAEYC Standards for Early Childhood Professional Preparation
By the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Personnel Standards for EI and ECSE Alignment Workgroup
From the Division for Early Childhood (DEC)