ECCD Teacher should have professional qualification to work as a qualified Teacher.  Not only the knowledge on activities which are done with kids at the ECCD center she/He should have competencies in many disciplines. such as

  1. Principles of early childhood education 
  2. Educational psychology 
  3. Child development 
  4. Curriculum planning, organizing and Implementing 
  5. Health, safety and nutrition 
  6. Teaching learning material development 
  7. Managing the Early Childhood Development Centre
  8. Assessment of child development 
  9. Children with special needs 
  10. ECCD Teacher as a Professional
  11. Competencies to develop children’s motor development 
  12. Competencies to develop Children’s language and early literacy development
  13. Competencies to develop children’s cognitive development 
  14. Competencies to develop Children’s social and emotional development 
  15. Competencies to develop children’s aesthetic development

not only the competencies on those subject area teacher should have 4C skills. those are

  1. Creativity
  2. Collaboration
  3. Critical Thinking
  4. Communication

Teacher should have competencies to develop kids with those skills through the teaching learning process. 

Those Skills which we called 4C also not enough to be a qualified teacher. She should have skills which are expected modern world. we called those as 21st centaury skills.  See the picture to understand what kind of skills she should have in modern global society.


in present we are focusing to develop

  1. Knowledge
  2. Skills
  3. Attitudes
  4. Mind Set

through the Education. it is describe as K- SAM Model.