Center for Early Learning news

ECLA Certificate Programs Recognized by OCCRRA

The ECLA certificate at both the graduate and undergraduate levels can now lead to the Ohio Early Childhood Program Administrators Credential recognized by the Ohio Child Care Resource & Referral Association and Ohio's Quality and Improvement Rating System, Step Up To Quality.

  • Students who complete the coursework for the certificate will qualify as a level 2 administrator.
  • Students who earn a bachelor's or master's degree in early childhood education, and take the approved ECLA certificate coursework, will qualify as a level 3 administrator.

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Dr. Shauna Adams appears on local FOX News report

The local FOX News affiliate explored the role of digital media devices in early childhood development. Watch the video clip at right to see what Dr. Shauna Adams (Executive Director, Center for Early Learning) and others have to say on the subject.