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Certification III
III. VESS -Preschool Administrator Certification

Get the Certificate VESS 21st Century Educator and complete the following 4 institutes

  1. The twenty-first century curriculum for early years
  2. Cultures of learning and Instructional Supervision
  3. Strategic Thinking and Strategic Planning at school
  4. Manage and administer a school of the 21st century
Courses & Fees

For details on the courses and fees required for certification and to sign up, please visit our Training section.

Certification I
I. VESS. 21st Century Educator

To obtain the Certificate participants must complete the first 4 of the following institutes:

  1. The Power of Making Thinking visible from early childhood onwards
  2. The power of using concept maps
  3. Assessment in the twenty-first century school
  4. Conflict resolution strategies from early childhood onwards
  5. Creating a culture of thinking in schools
    • Leadership
    • Group dynamics
    • Cultural forces.
  6. Ethics and values in the early years
  7. Parallel Thinking - The 6 thinking hats in education
  8. Habits of mind from the early years onward
  9. "Flexpertise": Its meaning and how to do a reality since childhood


Certification II
II. VESS 21st Century Advanced
  1. For the advanced certificate, the candidate must have done the first four courses and complete: Creating a culture of thinking in school and one of the institutes listed above.
Components of each institute:
  1. Self-study phase (pre readings, podcasts, videos, webinars)
  2. Academic Workshop (classroom, distance webinars)
  3. Additional Practice, visit Edu1st. Preschools
  4. Review and evaluation