Velilla awarded child care credential


LEWISTON — Michelle Velilla, owner of Totally Kidz Childcare and Learning Center of Lewiston, has been awarded a Child Development Associate credential in recognition of outstanding work with young children. The credential was awarded by the Council for Professional Recognition in Washington, D.C., which represents the early childhood education profession.

CDA is the only major national effort to improve early childhood education and care by evaluation and recognition of the skills of individuals providing care. As part of the CDA assessment process, every candidate for the credential is observed working with young children or families by an early childhood professional.

For more information about Totally Kidz Childcare and Learning Center, call 333-3555.