CQEL – Childcare Quality & Early Learning: Center for research and professional developement

Certificate In P-3 Executive Leadership at UW

University of Washington, Professional and Continuing Education

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Teacher and studentAcquire leadership skills and knowledge to ensure a high-quality continuum of learning for students in preschool through third grade. Learn strategies to link and align elementary schools with community-based early learning programs. Strengthen your ability to effectively implement current reforms (for example, Common Core, Early Learning and Development Guidelines, teacher evaluations, WaKIDS, Early Achievers) in ways that benefit young children and education professionals. Develop strategies to involve families, teachers and communities in closing achievement gaps early.

Key Outcomes
You will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to lead cross-system improvements and to implement instructional reforms aimed at improving outcomes for P-3 learners.

Who Should Apply?

-Elementary school and K-8 school principals

-Early learning directors and program managers, including child care center directors and Head Start and ECEAP directors

For more information and to register, please visit the Certificate Program online.