Resources and Publications

Code of Ethics for each Professional Association
Each professional association has created expectations that guide the ethical decisions of the professionals in the field.

Directory of Missouri Early Childhood Certificate and Degree Programs
A comprehensive listing of the two year colleges in Missouri offering credentials or degrees in early childhood education.
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Missouri Afterschool Program Standards
The Missouri Afterschool Program Standards outline the expectations for programs serving children and youth. The Program Standards include standards related to Program Content and Program Management.
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Missouri Afterschool Program Standards Self-Assessment

Afterschool programs may use the self-assessment tool to internally look at the quality of their program and set goals for program improvement.
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NAEYC’s conceptual framework for professional development

NAEYC Institute for Professional Development

NACCRRA’s Leadership and Professional Development Institute

NACCRRA/NAEYC Early Childhood Education Professional Development: Training and Technical Assistance Glossary

National Afterschool Association (NAA) Trainer Competencies and Resources
The National Afterschool Association has developed a set of core competencies for trainers. Resources include a self-evaluation, training guides, etc.
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