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New CT Education Academy to Launch
Academy will provide training for CT state workforce

Charter Oak Offers New Non-Credit Cybersecurity Courses
Courses teach latest cybersecurity skills

Charter Oak Ranked First for Affordability
College offers most affordable online degree program in state.

Four Join College Staff
Academic and leadership staff additions.

Charter Oak Launches Health Care Major
New major focuses on health care workforce

Charter Oak awards 2013 Community College Transfer Scholarship
Charlene Hill of Meriden, CT is awarded annual scholarship

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education
Our offices will be closed Friday, April 18 for Good Friday. We will reopen on Monday, April 21.

Core Areas of Knowledge

Early care and education directors should be able to:

  • Plan and implement developmentally-appropriate care and education programs for children and families
  • Develop and maintain an effective organization
  • Plan and implement administrative systems that effectively carry out program goals, mission, and objectives
  • Administer effectively a program of personnel management and staff development
  • Foster good community relations and influence childcare policy that affects the program
  • Develop and maintain the physical facility
  • Have the legal knowledge necessary for effective management
  • Apply financial management tools

See complete outline of the core areas of knowledge Competency Grid for Leadership, Budget/Fiscal Management, Personnel Management, and Child/Family/School & Community

To learn more about the requirements and competency areas for the CDC click here