# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Early Childhood, Education, and Services II Task 455932995

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Apply ethical standards accepted by professional organizations that are associated with early childhood.


Application may include
  • analysis of the code of ethics for national professional organizations (e.g., National Association for the Education of Young Children [NAEYC])
  • responses to questions that accompany case studies or scenarios focusing on professional practices and ethical standards.
Teacher Resource:

Process/Skill Questions

  • What types of ethical standards, guidance, and support are available from professional organizations?
  • What federal and state laws and regulations are related to working with children?
  • What steps should be taken to ensure that ethical standards are followed in the early childhood center?
  • What practices are examples of ethical behavior?
  • What leadership skills are needed to demonstrate ethical behavior?
  • Who would be most adversely affected by a lack of ethical practices among early childhood professionals?
  • What ethical practices should be used in early childhood programs?
  • What recordkeeping is required to document adherence to federal, state, and local regulations related to early childhood centers?

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National Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences Education


Apply professional ethical standards as accepted by the recognized professional organizations.