All RCDC's teachers hold permits issued by the California Commission on Teaching Credentialing and meet the California Department of Education's Title 5 requirements for preschool or infant-toddler teachers. They also complete 21 hours of professional development annually and are all certified in pediatric first aid & CPR.
Each RCDC site is managed by a Site Supervisor who meets the California Department of Education's Title 5 requirements and holds a minimum site supervisor permit issued by the California Commission on Teaching Credentialing. Site supervisors oversee the daily site operations.
Redlands Child Development Center is a 501(c)3
non-profit agency governed by a Board of respected members of Redlands and surrounding communities.
RCDC's Executive Director oversees all of RCDC's operations and meets the California Department of Education requirements for running Title 5 programs by holding a Program Director permit issued by the California Commission on Teaching Credentialing.
All children are screened upon entry using the research based Ages & Stages developmental screening. Referrals to community intervention services are made as needed.
Our teaching staff use the
Desired Results Development Profile to track and plan for each child’s individual progress and development. Working together with parents we set goals and help parents help their children reach their full potential.
Our classroom environments are independently rated by outside agencies using the
Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale (ITERS-R) and the preschool
Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale (ECERS-R) assessment tools.