Child Development Associate Certification
The CDA® is a credential for early childhood educators
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The CDA® is a credential that early childhood educators can earn to demonstrate certain competencies and, in turn, can help them advance their careers. The Child Development Associate credential is carefully administered to ensure that those who earn it know how to put important Early Childcare Education (ECE) understandings into practice. Our CDA educators know how to nurture the emotional, physical, intellectual and social development of children.
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*You must already be employed with Matrix Human Services to join the CDA program. Apply for a substitute teacher or assistant teacher position with Matrix Human Services and our CDA program will help you become trained in a career as a full-time teacher!
Benefits of working in the sector:
- Head Start programs
- State, local, and private schools.
- Individual, family, non-profit services.
- Religious, grant making, professional and similar organizations.
- Child daycare services.