MOECS is a secure web-based system allowing educators access to their certification data, apply for certificates and endorsements, and renew their certificates. Phone support is available Monday through Thursday from 8:05am to noon and 1:05pm to 4:55pm. Search the SCECH catalog for Professional Learning opportunities to be used for renewing an educator certificate. Most certificates expire on June 30 of the year of expiration. Applications are processed as ‘first come – first serve’ and expediting services are not available. Processing time is impacted when application supporting documentation is not complete. You may also sort these by color rating or essay length.
This essay examines the components that contribute to being an effective early childhood educator. Effective early childhood education has been shown to be an evolving and complex process, and is influenced by many factors. These factors include a deep understanding of the theories and philosophies of many pioneering and contemporary pedagogues, such as Piaget, Montessori and Vygotsky and studies emerging from Reggio Emilia in Italy. Observation of the Early Childhood An observation was held in the children'”s wing of Tarrant County Junior College. A variety of children between the ages of two to six were observed in activities ranging from physical and motor to social and cognitive development. Tom is a four year old boy and is attending preschool for the first time.