What are the current requirements to be an Early Head Start teacher?

Early Head Start teachers need to have at least one of the following qualifications:
  • A Child Development Associate (CDA) credential for Infant and Toddler Caregivers
  • An equivalent credential that addresses comparable competencies within one year of hire as a teacher of infants and toddlers
Click here for more information on how to obtain these requirements, including which Michigan educational institutions offer these degree programs. There are many job opportunities available at Head Start centers across Macomb, Oakland and Wayne Counties. See current open positions here. Learn more about a career in Head Start here.

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