Effective early childhood professionals acquire knowledge and develop their teaching strategies across several key areas of practice.
Key Area of Practice for Module 06: Professional Growth and Goal Setting
You now have knowledge and practices related to the planning cycle and developmentally appropriate practices. However, the information collected is meaningful only if you can use reflective practices evaluate your progress and continue to grow as a professional in this field.
To complete this assignment, answer the following questions. In your written responses, be sure to use complete sentences as well as proper punctuation and grammar.
- Describe one of your strengths as a professional in the early childhood education field. How does (or will) this strength impact your teaching and/or the care you provide for children?
- Describe one new skill or piece of information you have gained through this course. How will you use this new skill or information to support young children and their families?
- What one goal will you set for yourself for your next Exploration course? List the resources needed as well as how you will know you have reached this goal.
Download the template containing these questions below. Be sure to rename the downloaded template with the current module number so you don’t overwrite an assignment from previous modules.