As an Early Childhood Educator and Caregiver it's helpful to identify and express your own Professional Philosophy Statement. This statement is a summary of your professional beliefs and values about early childhood education and will be a key component in your Professional Portfolio.
In this assignment you will create a Professional Philosophy Statement and answer the following questions.
What are your personal values and beliefs around teaching and learning?
How do you believe young children learn? Based on this, what do you believe your role is in young children's learning?
What do you believe are other important aspects of your role in the lives of children and families?
Remember to include information from your previous early childhood education courses and/or any CDA Preparation experience. This includes your work with writing your Statements of Competence and Resource Collections.
Your statement should of 2 pages in length and professionally composed including an introduction, content and conclusion paragraphs.