Mission/Conceptual Framework

The mission of the Early Childhood Department at Stanly Community College is to impact the lives of children from birth to age eight and their families, by producing well-rounded professionals with skills to meet the needs of children and families.

The Conceptual Framework at Stanly Community College is what sets us apart and reinforces our values that observation, documentation, and assessment are central to inform planning through play and drive instruction.  Appropriate Successful Strategies in Early Childhood Education using Standards to enhance Skills (ASSESS).

Conceptual Framework