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Online Texas Director's Certificate
This certificate program is only available in English.
Settings: Early Care and Education and School-Age Care
Textbook Information: Textbook is required and must be purchased at the student’s expense.
Handbook for Early Childhood Administrators by Hilde Reno, with Janet Stutzman and Judy Zimmerman; 1st Edition; Allyn & Bacon; ISBN – 978-0205469802; Approximate Cost: $60
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Program Description: The Online Texas Director’s Certificate provides professional information for early childhood professionals seeking to further their skills and knowledge in the management of a child care center. The program is broken into six Instructional Units. These units focus on the core areas of competency required to manage a child care center. Each student in the Online Texas Director’s Certificate program receives support from an Education Coach (EC). Each EC is an Early Childhood specialist and has previous experience working in a child care center or school.
Program Objectives: Upon satisfactorily completing the Online Texas Director’s Certificate program, students should be able to:
Student Assessment: Students enrolled in the Online Texas Director’s Certificate program are assessed using the following methods:
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Prospective students are strongly encouraged to check with their licensing representatives to determine each program's applicability toward state requirements.