Module 01 Assignment-Maintain a Commitment to Professionalism

As an educator, it’s extremely worthwhile to reflect upon your teaching methods. This sort of reflection often helps you to recognize teaching practices that are working well and those which might need improvement. This written reflective competency statement aligns with the Council for Professional Recognition’s Standard Vl: To maintain a commitment to professionalism, and it is a required element in the CDA Professional Portfolio.
Begin your Reflective Statement with a paragraph describing how your teaching practices meet this Standard. Then write at least one paragraph on each of the items below. The entire statement should be between 300 and 500 words in length.
If you are NOT currently in a child care setting or directly working with children, visualize and explain what you would do and how you would meet these standards if you were a teacher or caregiver.
Reflect on why you chose to become an early childhood professional.
Reflect on what you believe are the most important indicators of professionalism that you possess.
Be sure the format and organization of your assignment is clear and includes:
The Title Competency Statement: CS-VI (CS-VI-a, CS-VI-b)
Your Name
Proper spelling and grammar