After working in the early childhood education field for 25 years, Rasmussen College grad, Michelle Nelson, decided it was time for her to become the student and earn her degree.
Join us as we dig into the facts surrounding the availability and quality gap that exists among early childhood programs and consult education experts to uncover what awaits ECE in the coming years.
Redshirting in kindergarten is a controversial topic, and is one that comes with logical pros and cons on both sides of the fence. We’re bringing you a comprehensive guide to help you make the best decision for your child.
Early childhood education is a big field with many opportunities, some of which you may not even know about. You should know your options before choosing a career path to follow, which is why we’ve wrangled up a list of early childhood education jobs.
In a time where childcare is in such high demand, it certainly feels like all the cards are in childcare providers’ hands. But there are many factors at work in this industry, some of which are driving the cost considerably higher.
Preschool readiness is more about emotional readiness than a specific skillset. We asked the experts to share some insight about how to tell if your child is ready for the classroom. If these sounds familiar, chances are good that they’re ready to tackle the preschool environment.
The benefits of music therapy enhance child development in ways any parent or teacher will get excited about. Read on to learn more about the concept and hear music therapists share how music therapy elements can benefit your students, and how you can incorporate them in your children’s lives.
ADHD in toddlers is a growing concern for parents and teachers who want to do everything they can to help the little ones in their care. To find out more about the signs of ADHD in toddlers and what concerned parents and teachers can do about it, we’ve enlisted the help of some experts to weigh in on the subject.
Starting a cleaning habit young can teach children to embrace chores as a normal (and even rewarding) part of life. But, as with most things parents and teachers do with toddlers, implementing cleaning habits isn’t always easy. Get some advice on how to go about it.
Human beings love trends. Whether they're based on food, fashion, pets or cars, we look for things that will connect us with others. Whether we like it or not, we've all jumped on a bandwagon a time or two. In the world of education, there are all kinds of trends. For example, two of the most popular current issues in early childhood education (ECE) are universal pre-k and technology in the classroom. But there are many others.
We connected with childcare directors who have seen it all to get their best tips for running a smooth, profitable operation. Whether you are already in the game or are considering getting started, this expert advice on how to run a daycare will inspire and challenge you to run the best business possible.
We asked teachers to share with us their most amusing moments in the classroom with their comical kids. So whether you’re just looking for a laugh or considering becoming a teacher or childcare worker, we think you’ll appreciate this list of quotes and stories about the funny things kids say.