Objective: Know their role in preventing abuse in the child care center; Understand the importance of having positive relationships with the children and families: Know how to allow children to say “no”, make choices, stand up for themselves and how this promotes child’s self esteem; Respond to children appropriately when they disclose abuse to you
Core Knowledge Document: CKC Field Guide for Social and Emotional Development
Area: Child Growth and Development
Subgroup: Nurturing Relationships
Competency: 2.2 Provides support and guidance in consistent, non-threatening and positive ways that reinforce children's feelings of confidence and competence.