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ECE CompSAT


The Early Childhood Educator Competencies Self-Assessment Toolkit (ECE CompSAT) External link opens in new window or tab. is a professional development resource for the early childhood education field to use for self-reflection about their knowledge, skills, and dispositions and to assist with the development of professional growth plans by identifying the competencies needed for effective, high-quality early education practice.

Questions:   Early Education and Support Division | 916-322-6233
Last Reviewed: Tuesday, December 29, 2015
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