Caring for Infants & Toddlers, 2E is the most comprehensive training program available to help teachers develop the skills and knowledge necessary to obtain a CDA credential. In this first major upgrade since 1996, the content from all 13 modules is now in the main text, while all of the self-assessments and learning activity forms are in the accompanying Skill Building Journal. Based on the training program Teaching Strategies developed for the United States military, Caring for Infants & Toddlers, 2E is organized into modules that can be used for individualized staff development, a college course, or ongoing workshops. Caring for Infants &Toddlers, 2E addresses the professional competency standards that form the core of accreditation and credentialing programs. The modules are organized around the 13 functional areas of the Child Development Associate (CDA) credential: Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment, Physical, Cognitive, Communication, Creative, Self, Social, Guidance, Families, Program Management, ProfessionalismKoralek, Derry Gosselin is the author of 'Caring for Infants And Toddlers Caring for Infants And Toddlers', published 2005 under ISBN 9781879537491 and ISBN 1879537494.