Literature, Research & Resources
Literature and Research Related to Personnel Preparation Standards
Resources on Standards
National validation of personnel preparation standards: Initial and Advanced DEC Specialty Set Statements and Supporting Literature. (2017) Division for Early Childhood Conference, Portland, OR.
TED Early Childhood SIG and DEC: Syllabi share. (2017). TED, Savannah, GA.
What’s Happening in personnel preparation? (2018) Division for Early Childhood Conference, Orlando, FL.
Historical Articles on Standards Alignment
Cochran, D. C., Gallagher, P. A., Stayton, V. D., Dinnebeil, L. A., Lifter, K., Chandler, L. K., & Christensen, K. A. (2012). Early childhood special education and early intervention personnel preparation standards of the Division for Early Childhood: Field validation. Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, 32(1), 38–51.
Lifter, K., Chandler, L. K., Cochran, D. C., Dinnebeil, L. A., Gallagher, P. A., Christensen, K. A., & Stayton, V. D. (2011). DEC personnel preparation standards: Revision 2005-2008. Journal of Early Intervention, 33(2), 151–167.