CPL Program

​​​The College's Continuous Pr​ofessional Learning (CPL) program complements and formalizes the ongoing professional learning many RECEs do every day. Engaging in ongoin​g professional learning is important to early childhood educators. 

The CPL program is a framework and formal process to help RECEs increase their knowledge and skills and ensure quality professional practice throughout their careers. It also communicates to employers, families and the public that RECEs are members of a distinct profession that values ongoing professional learning.​​​​​​​ The College's Continuous Pr​ofessional Learning (CPL) program complements and formalizes the ongoing professional learning many RECEs do every day. Engaging in ongoin​g professional learning is important to early childhood educators. It is part of the culture of the profession and an integral compone​nt of both professionalism and leadership.​ The CPL program is a framework and formal process to help RECEs increase their knowledge and skills and ensure quality professional practice throughout their careers. It also communicates to employers, families and the public that RECEs are members of a distinct profession that values ongoing professional learning.​​​​​​​​The College's Continuous Pr​ofessional Learning (CPL) program complements and formalizes the ongoing professional learning many RECEs do every day. Engaging in ongoin​g professional learning is important to early childhood educators. It is part of the culture of the profession and an integral compone​nt of both professionalism and leadership.​ The CPL program is a framework and formal process to help RECEs increase their knowledge and skills and ensure quality professional practice throughout their careers. It also communicates to employers, families and the public that RECEs are members of a distinct profession that values ongoing professional learning.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

**CPL Deferral due to COVID-19: Effective April 2020 to August 2021, all members will have the option to defer compliance with their CPL program requirements for one membership year due to COVID-19. The option to defer compliance will be available to members on their next annual renewal. Members may only select this deferral option once. CPL audits are currently postponed until further notice.**

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Continuous Professional Learning for RECEs involves two steps:

New members in their first year of membership with th​e College ​are required to complete Step 1: Expectations for Practice Module before their first renewal. 
 
After completing the Expectations for Practice module, all members are required to begin Step Two: CPL Portfolio Cycle in their next membership year. 

The CPL Portfolio Cycle requirements include:

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