ITC Toolbox

Toolbox Overview

The Gateways to Opportunity Infant Toddler Credential (ITC) Competency Toolbox includes a variety of resources supporting assessment within a competency-based system.

Toolbox Organization

The Toolbox is organized to support Assessment of each of the Gateways ITC Competencies. Assessments are organized either by ITC Content Area, or within Custom Assessments. Custom Assessments include ITC Competencies from varied ITC Content Areas.

  • CPD: Curriculum or Program Design
  • FCR: Family and Community Relationships
  • HGD: Human Growth and Development
  • HSW: Health, Safety and Well-Being
  • IRE: Interactions, Relationships, and Environments
  • OA: Observation and Assessment
  • PPD: Personal and Professional Development

The following provides an overview of each of the Content Areas, aligned competencies, and related Assessments, by Level (2-5).

 
Learning Experience Development and Implementation
  • Level 3 Learning Experience Devlopment & Implementation PDFDOC
  • Level 3 Curriculum & Environment Design PDFDOC
  • Level 3-4 PDFDOC
  • Level 4 PDFDOC
  • Level 3-5 PDFDOC
Family/Practitioner Interview
Interaction Observation
Environmental Scan
Family Newsletter
Infant Toddler Philosophy Assessment and Resource File
  • Level 2 Infant Toddler Philosophy AssessmentPDFDOC
  • Level 4 Resource File AssessmentPDFDOC

 

Master Rubrics

Master Rubrics are provided for each of the competencies included within the 7 Gateways Content Areas. Assessments can be designed based on using Master Rubrics in their entirety, or by using a unique compilation rubric rows.

Master Rubric Organization

Each Master Rubric includes the targeted competency in the column to the far left. Columns from left to right denote varying levels of proficiency for each targeted competency.

Master Rubric Color Coding Scheme

Master Rubrics are color coded based on Credential Levels rubric rows align to:

  • Level 2 = Yellow
  • Level 3 = Green
  • Level 4 = Orange
  • Level 5 = Blue
Master Rubrics
  • ITC Competency Table with Benchmark Citations PDF
  • Curriculum or Program Design Master Rubric PDFDOC
  • Family & Community Relationships Master Rubric PDFDOC
  • Human Growth & Development Master Rubric PDFDOC
  • Health Safety & Well-Being Master Rubric PDFDOC
  • Interactions, Relationships & Environment Master Rubric PDFDOC
  • Observation and Assessment Master Rubric PDFDOC
  • Personal & Professional Development Master Rubric PDFDOC
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