This certificate is a study of children, techniques for working with children, and specific subject area of Early Childhood Education. The State ECE Certificate is third in a series of three stackable certificates designed to meet the Washington State guidelines for employment. Upon completion of State ECE Certificate, successful students will have demonstrated the ability to apply their skills and knowledge in the following ways:
Acquire, interpret, and use information and resources that support industry defined appropriate practice.
Work as a team member and demonstrate respect for diversity in an early childhood environment to accomplish family, child, and program goals.
Effectively communicate in various ways in the context of early childhood settings.