Renewing your Child Development Associate (CDA) credential is a crucial step for early childhood educators to maintain their professional standing and continue making a positive impact on young children’s lives. The CDA Renewal Checklist serves as a valuable tool to ensure that educators meet all the requirements and deadlines necessary for their credential renewal. This checklist not only helps educators stay organized but also guarantees that they are up-to-date with the latest best practices and standards in the field of early childhood education. Here is a numbered listicle of key items that should be included in your CDA Renewal Checklist: