While the distinction between the terms “childcare” and “daycare” may seem insignificant to the average person, it is an important issue to many early childhood education professionals. We spoke with one ECE expert who helped shed light on the topic.
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Teachers have a variety of valuable skills that translate well to a number of different roles. If you're looking for a change of pace, consider these alternative positions that could put your passion and experience to good use.
Working with kids is one thing, but managing people, leading a team and being the one who is responsible for the answers is a whole other animal. Before you get too far along in the process, you need to know what becoming a childcare director will mean for you. Join us as we take a closer look.
Earning a child development associate (CDA) credential is a great way to launch a successful career in early childhood education (ECE). Learn more about what it takes to earn your CDA credential and how it can benefit your future as an ECE professional.
Don’t let your lack of experience stop you. After all, everyone has to start somewhere. Keep reading for expert advice on everything you need to know about how to get a job at a daycare without experience.
It might surprise you to learn that there are plenty of part-time or temporary options for educators out there. Whether you want a summer job related to your career or something totally new, here are some excellent options when looking for summer jobs for teachers.
Determining what kind of educational philosophy you want to follow can be difficult, and it’s important to consider all factors. Weighing the pros and cons can be the perfect place to start—after you know exactly what Montessori entails, that is.
Not everyone is cut out to work with kids. We asked teachers of varied backgrounds, subjects and grade levels to offer up the questions you need to ask yourself. These questions will help you answer perhaps the most important question—Would I be a good teacher?
If working with kids as a preschool teacher is your dream job, there are some things you should know first. We got the inside scoop from two experts on what becoming a preschool teacher is really like.
Becoming a special education teacher may sound daunting, but it may be easier than you think. We did the research and spoke to special education teachers to bring you this five-step guide to becoming a special education teacher.
Because of the unique challenges, some people are more suited to working in special education than others. Here are some signs that you would make a candidate for a career in special education.
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.