Resources

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At CDEA we believe that every person who has a passion and is active in an early education professional, church leadership role that equips young children with knowledge and the spiritual values to help them grow should have the resources that will support this mission.

At CDEA we continually seek out the best resources that will provide the teacher, the center director, the Sunday School teacher, or any early education specialist with the finest and most complete selection of helpful Christian tools for teaching!

Don’t forget that as a member of CDEA, you will receive a 20% discount on many of your purchases!

 

Please note:
If you are TAX EXEMPT, PRIOR TO ORDERING scan and email your Certificate of Exemption to training@cdealliance.org for a tax exempt code.

Failure to do so PRIOR TO ORDERING will result in tax on your order. We are unable to offer tax refunds.

 (Unless noted, all prices include shipping and handling.)

RESOURCES

Born To Learn – Infant and Toddler Curriculum (A Guide for Professional Caregiving, and Activities)

A training manual and curriculum guide for teachers of children, birth to 3 years. This guide is divided into 3 sections, 0–8 months, 6–18 months, and 16–36 months. The loose-leaf binder format provides flexibility for adding supplementary curriculum ideas. It can be used with separate or multi-age groups from birth to 3. This guide is ideal for centers or family childcare, and will benefit each caregiver.

 

$35.95 Qty:

CREDENTIAL MANUALS

The Christian Child Development Education (CCDE) Credential Manual

The CCDE Credential embraces traditional Christian values and is a birth – 5, educational equivalency to the National CDA. The online CCDE Credential Training includes a Christian education component. The CCDE is a DCF approved Florida Child Care Professional Credential and is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, DOE.

 

$29.00 Qty:

The Values-based Child Development Education (VCDE) Credential Manual

The VCDE Credential is a birth – 5, educational equivalency to the National CDA. The VCDE Credential Manual also includes a study guide to use with the online VCDE Credential Training. The online VCDE Credential Training includes a character development component. The VCDE is a DCF approved Florida Child Care Professional Credential and is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, DOE.

 

$29.00 Qty:

The Child Development Education (CDE) Credential Manual

The CDE Credential is a birth – 5, educational equivalency to the National CDA. The CDE is designed for students who already implement a comprehensive character development curriculum. The online CDE Credential Training includes 120 hours of child care professional training. The CDE is a DCF approved Florida Child Care Professional Credential and is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, DOE.

 

$29.00 Qty:

The Child Development Administrator Credential Manual

This credential is designed for Administrators or Directors who are in a supervisory capacity and are responsible for the ongoing operations of an early childhood program and staff. It is inclusive of training in two areas; best practices for young children and child care management. The credential combines meeting or exceeding requirements of your state’s local licensing requirements for health and safety with educational requirements, experience, and evidence of implementation through an on-site observation. It is equivalent to the Advanced Level Florida Director Credential, which is recognized by NAEYC as one of the Alternative Pathway’s to Achieve Educational Qualifications of the Designated Program Administrator.

 

$29.00 Qty:

OTHER RESOURCES

Parents of Preschoolers (POPs) Pages

POPs Pages are published in ten monthly issues and are designed for parents as a newsletter from your program. Include your program news on the cover page. Inside each issue of POPs Pages are suggested activities which parents may use to teach infants and preschoolers a featured Biblical value. Other articles on discipline, health, and family resources complete a ready-made newsletter for your parents.

 

$25.00 Qty:

BRAIN GAMES

This 15 page booklet is filled with 130 creative activities to use with infants and toddlers. Old favorites and new ideas will help you teach values and concepts to our youngest preschoolers.

 

$3.00 Qty:

Your Church Operating Plan Example

A CD for administrative staff. This CD is the disk you have dreamed of. Simply scroll down the screen and personalize the information requested. A wonderful tool for developing an operating plan, staff and parent brochures, and policies for your program.

 

$29.00 Qty:

DVB – Developmental/Biblical Values

A short, easy to read philosophy, that incorporates Biblical values and developmental teaching through everyday learning experiences. This 16-page booklet assists churches and other Christian programs in defining the philosophy of the center or family child care. Wonderful for parent meetings, a must for Christian administrators, teachers and preschool boards or committees.

 

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DVB – Developmental/Biblical Values (package of 50)

A short, easy to read philosophy, that incorporates Biblical values and developmental teaching through everyday learning experiences. This 16-page booklet assists churches and other Christian programs in defining the philosophy of the center or family child care. Wonderful for parent meetings, a must for Christian administrators, teachers and preschool boards or committees.

 

$50.00 Qty:

DVB – Poster and Parent Insert

A companion to the DVB booklet, these additional resources include the DVB poster and three sizes of copy-ready inserts for your parent handbook. The 14×20 poster announces that you are a DVB program and is an artistic rendition of the DVB philosophy. A young child in a developmental setting is the predominate figure. Softly interwoven are Biblical concepts and values, the name of Jesus, the Bible, and children of different races and cultures.

* If you are in a culturally diverse program or wish to portray a more multicultural image, you may want to display other multicultural pictures around or with the DVB poster for additional emphasis.

 

$10.00 Qty:

Quality Indicators in Christian Programs (Package of 50)

A parent guide for choosing a Christian Program which offers age-appropriate learning activities, warm interactive teachers, and Christian values for their child. Parents will appreciate receiving this wonderful guide. This resource is free, however shipping and handling per packet is $9.95.

$9.95 Qty:

The Anti-bias or Biblical Perspective

A parent guide for choosing a Christian Program which offers age-appropriate learning activities, warm interactive teachers, and Christian values for their child. Parents will appreciate receiving this guide.

$2.00 Qty:

Did you know?  

If you are TAX EXEMPT, PRIOR TO ORDERING scan and email your Certificate of Exemption to training@cdealliance.org for a tax exempt code.

Failure to do so PRIOR TO ORDERING will result in tax on your order. We are unable to offer tax refunds.

If you have questions or would like additional information about any of our CDEA Resources, please fill out the contact us form or call the CDEA office at 904-573-8831.