The Professional Philosophy Statement/Preschool
The professional philosophy statement is the final task in the creation of your portfolio. Here you will summarize your professional beliefs and values about early childhood education after you have completed the professional development experiance of designing your portfolio by collecting resources and writing all six reflective statements of competence. The professional philosophy state should be no more than two pages in length.
Identify your personal values and beliefs around teaching and learning: How do you believe young children learn? Based on this, what do you believe your role is? Beyond teaching and learning, reflect and write about what you believe are the other important aspects of your role in the lives of children and families.