Provides specialized college-level course work in administration, leadership, and management to parallel the competency and training requirements needed to obtain the Connecticut Director’s Credential (CDC) which is issued through Charter Oak State College to applicants who have successfully met requirements necessary to obtain the credential at a specific level.
Plan and implement developmentally appropriate care and education programs for children and families
Develop and maintain an effective organization and physical facility
Plan and implement effective administrative systems to carry out program goals, mission, and objectives; and have legal knowledge necessary for effective management
Effectively administer a program or personnel management and staff development
Foster positive community relations and influence child care policy that affects the program