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CDACalifornia Dental Association
CDAChild Development Associate
CDACanada
CDACanadian Dental Association
CDACanadian Diabetes Association
CDACoeur D'Alene (ID, USA)
CDACapital Development Authority (Pakistan)
CDAChristen Democratisch Appèl (Dutch: Christian Democratic Appeal; Netherlands)
CDAConsiglio Di Amministrazione (Italian: Administration Board)
CDACopper Development Association Inc.
CDAConnecticut Development Authority
CDACategorical Data Analysis (various schools)
CDACommunity Development Authority
CDACalifornia Department of Aging
CDACote d'Azur (French Riviera)
CDACertified Dental Assistant
CDACleveland Disc Association (Ohio)
CDACritical Discourse Analysis
CDACascadian Dark Ale (beer)
CDAClinical Dental Assistant
CDAChristian Democratic Alliance (political party; South Africa)
CDACosmic Dust Analyzer
CDACentro de Alumnos (Spanish: Student Center)
CDACD Audio Track (filename extension)
CDAClinical Document Architecture (XML-based document markup standard)
CDACouncil for Disability Awareness
CDAChild Development Account (Singapore)
CDACoram Deo Academy (Texas)
CDAContract Disputes Act
CDACommunications Decency Act of 1996
CDACubic Defense Applications
CDACompound Document Architecture
CDACompact Disc Audio
CDACd Archiving
CDAContent Delivery Applications
CDAClinical Document Architecture
CDACompagnie des Alpes (French: Alps Company)
CDACollege Democrats of America
CDAContinuous Descent Approach (aviation)
CDACanadian Dermatology Association
CDAChandra Data Archive
CDAConfidential Disclosure Agreement
CDAChristian Democratic Appeal (political party; Netherlands)
CDACommunity Development Association
CDAComprehensive Development Agreement
CDACommunity Development Administration
CDACooperative Development Authority
CDACommission du Droit d'Auteur Canada (Copyright Board of Canada)
CDAComprehensive Data Analysis
CDACommission des Droits et de l'Autonomie des Personnes Handicapées (French: Commission on Human Autonomy for People with Disabilities; est. 2005)
CDAChargé d'Affaires (French: Responsible for Affairs; US State Department)
CDACareer Development Award (insurance)
CDACentro de Desarrollo de Agronegocios (Spanish: Agribusiness Development Center; various locations)
CDAColorado Dental Association
CDACenter for Data Analysis
CDACommedia Dell' Arte
CDAClean Dry Air
CDAConference of Defence Associations (Conférence des Associations de La Défence - Canada)
CDAControlled Droplet Application
CDACommonwealth Dental Association (UK)
CDACommand and Data Acquisition (Station; NOAA)
CDACanadian Dam Association
CDACriminal Defense Attorney
CDAChild Detection Agency (Monsters, Inc.)
CDAChittagong Development Authority (Bangladesh)
CDACapital Dividend Account (taxation)
CDAContribution au Développement de l'Apprentissage (French: Contribution to the Development of Learning; French tax)
CDAComité Départemental d'Athlétisme (French: Departmental Committee of Athletics)
CDAComputer Design Architecture (various schools)
CDACollaborative for Development Action
CDAChristian Democratic Alliance
CDACentral Design Agent (shipping)
CDACompressed Dry Air
CDACivil Defence Academy
CDAConstitution Drafting Assembly (Thailand)
CDACanadian Defence Attaché
CDACleveland Development Advisors (Cleveland, OH)
CDACommander's Digital Assistant (Army)
CDAClub de Défense des Animaux (French: Defense of Animals Club)
CDAColonial Dames of America
CDACuban Democracy Act of 1992
CDACentral Design Activity
CDACommunicative Disorders Assistant
CDACentre de Défense des Animaux (French: Animal Defense Center)
CDACongenital Dyserythropoietic Anemias
CDACentre Départementale d'Assèchement (French: Departmental Assessment of Reclamation)
CDAChabot Delrieu Associés (French labeling machine company)
CDAConceptual Design Activity
CDACorporate Dental Application (used by the Army Medical Command)
CDAConcept Demonstrator Aircraft
CDACalifornia Department of Agriculture
CDACommercial Derivative Aircraft
CDACentral Design Agency
CDACompact Digital Audio
CDAContributing Drainage Area
CDACall Data Accumulator
CDAContent Delivery Agent (web portal delivery technology)
CDAComptoir des Affaires (French discount business)
CDACivil Defense Agency
CDACanada Department of Agriculture
CDAConcise Dictionary of Akkadian
CDACoin Detection and Announcement
CDACoordinated Data Analysis (NASA website)
CDAClinical Data Associate (pharmacology)
CDACritical Design Audit
CDACentral Distribution Amplifier
CDAConditional Demand Analysis
CDAChristlich Demokratische Arbeitnehmer (German: Christian Democratic Employees)
CDACommunity Digital Assistant (sharable PDA)
CDACall Disposition Analyzer
CDACombined Development Agency (US, UK, and Canada)
CDACatalog Data Activity (US Army)
CDACurrent Differencing Amplifier
CDAClear Dry Adhesive
CDACercle des Arts (French: Circle of Arts; artists' collective)
CDACareer Design Associates, Inc.
CDAClub des Auteurs (French: Authors Club)
CDACrash Dump Analyzer
CDACertified Digital Archivist
CDACentre de Documentation Anarchiste (French: Anarchist Documentation Center; Center for Labor History; Nantes, France)
CDACertified Design Accountant
CDACorneal Dystrophy, Avellino Type
CDACommander's Decision Aid
CDAContagious Diseases Act (UK)
CDACyclic Division Algebras (a class of division algebra)
CDAComponent Data Administrator
CDAConnecticut Dressage Association
CDACanadian Domestic Airspace
CDACognitive Decision Aids
CDAConventional Distributed Amplifier
CDACore Depot Assessment (US DoD)
CDACongressionally Directed Action
CDACoastal Data Acquisition
CDAConstant Descent Approach (aviation)
CDAChicago Dwellings Association
CDACollision Detection and Avoidance
CDAComputer Design Activity
CDACountry Dance Association (various locations)
CDACombat Development Activity
CDACentre de Droit Américain (French: American Law Center)
CDACoverage Determination Application
CDACorona Dance Academy (Corona, CA)
CDACollaborative Decision Aid
CDACentre Drôme Ardèche (French: Drôme Ardèche Center; Joseph Fourier University; Grenoble, France)
CDACommon Datacasting Architecture
CDAConcurrent Detection Algorithm
CDACourriers de l'Aube (French transportation company)
CDAControl Duty Assignment
CDACapability Data Acknowledgement (ITU-T)
CDAConsecutive Diagnosis Algorithm
CDACoalition for a Democratic Abkhazia (Republic of Georgia)
CDAControlled Disposition Area
CDACigarettes des Autres (French: other people's cigarettes)
CDAConceptual Design Area
CDACooloola Dressage Association Inc. (Australia)
CDAClinique Dentaire Adventiste
CDACompressed Data, Audio
CDACall Duck Association (UK)
CDACesium Dhydrogen Arsenate
CDACommunications Distribution Assembly
CDACasualty and Damage Assessment
CDACognizant Design Activity
CDAConsolidated Device Architecture
CDACollegiate Debate Association
CDAUnited States Army DARCOM Catalog Data Activity
CDACommand Data Administration
CDACentral Development Activity
CDACharacter Data Archive
CDAClass Design Agent
CDAConnecticut Debate Association
CDACollege Diploma in Agriculture (UK)
CDAChambre des Associations (French: Chamber of Associations)
CDACombat Developer's Analysis
CDAColumbus DanceArts Academy (Dublin, OH)
CDAConcept Development Aircraft
CDACritical Decision Analysis
CDACitizen Discrimination Act
CDAChristian Duty Alliance
CDACost Distribution Account (US government)
CDACymdeithas Draughts Association (Wales)
CDACrash-Damaged Aircraft
CDACalcul Distribué et Asynchronisme (French: Distributed Computing and Asynchrony)
CDACrater Detection Algorithm (Mars exploration)
CDACorporate Directory Assistance
CDACollectif de Développement Audiovisuel (French: Audiovisual Development Collective)
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Valora said, "As a Child Development Associate, you will be teaching our nation's youngest children and helping them grow and develop at the most critical period of their lives.
This law also required that each classroom in center-based programs (those that primarily provide services in classroom settings) without such a degreed teacher have a teacher with a Child Development Associate credential or an equivalent state certificate.
(All child-care staff, supervisors, and managers are required to complete a 20-hour training program established by the state training and registry system and must complete 10 hours of continuing education every year.) The next steps up are the child development associate (CDA) credential, the early childhood education certificate (a one-year program offered by most community colleges in the state), a bachelor's in early childhood education, with the final step being a master's in early childhood education.
in early childhood development, a child development associate degree in family child care, and a master provider credential in family child care choose to stay at home and provide child care?
mission that provides support to low-income expectant parents and parents with young children, seeks to fill full-time staff positions of activities coordinator and child development associate. Candidates must be fluent in English and Spanish.
Many States require a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential, whcih is offered by the Council for Early Childhood Professional Recognition (CECPR).
The classes are in the required competency areas for those pursuing their Child Development Associate Credential.
The 1998 Head Start Act mandated that 50 percent of all Head Start teachers nationwide have a minimum of an associate degree in early childhood education or a related field by September 2003 and that each classroom in center-based programs without such degreed teachers have a teacher with a Child Development Associate credential or equivalent state certificate.
Even most of those workers who hold the CDA (child development associate) credential report that they received their training from a combination of sources, ranging from workshops in the community, to college courses, to on-site training at the child-care centers where they work.(3)
Over its 25-year history, Head Start has launched Parent and Child Centers, Child and Family Resource Programs and the Child Development Associate Program, which was an effort to provide training and certification for preschool teachers (Hutchison, 1991).
The Child Development Associate (CDA) credential program offers an alternative certification.
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