The Position Of Coordinator Early Childhood Education

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I am writing this letter to apply for the position of Coordinator-Early Childhood Education. In the next paragraphs, I would like to give you a short history of how I have grown professionally since I became an Early Childhood Education Professional. The paragraphs will also highlight my professional accomplishments and state the reason why I am seeking a position with Washington Unified School District.

In December 2006, I joined Peninsula Family Service Agency as one of their site directors for their Plaza Child Development program in Redwood City. When I joined, Plaza was one of the worst programs at the verge of collapsing. As a way to save this program, Peninsula Family Service applied for Preschool for All funding through San Mateo County Office of Education. One of the requirements for this particular funding was for programs to receive score of 5 or above in ECERS. I was given the job with the stipulation that I may not have a job if the program did not meet the requirements in less than a month. With my leadership and experience in early childhood education, Peninsula Family Service opened the center on time, within budget and received one of the highest quality rating for any Preschool for All Program in the county.

When Peninsula Family Service had to close the center because of CDE budget cuts, I was transferred to the main office and was promoted to the role of Associate Program Director-Compliance and Quality. This was a new position within the Child…

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