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Teacher Confession: Why I Love Teaching Kindergarten

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Aug 7, 2019

Deciding to become a kindergarten teacher isn’t for everyone. It takes a very special kind of person to embark on a career in early childhood education. Ideally, those who choose this career have a passion for teaching, loads of patience, compassion, and a sense of humor. 

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, Kindergarten Teacher, ECE, Flexible Class Schedule

4 Benefits of Choosing a Vocational School Over Traditional College For Your LPN Degree.

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Aug 5, 2019

For some reason, traditional colleges tend to have a better reputation than vocational schools. Going to a traditional four-year college is seen by many as a bigger accomplishment. This can often be because of how difficult some four-year colleges are to get into; however, that shouldn't be the standard by which we judge the education that was obtained. 

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Topics: Practical Nurses, Nursing, Nursing School, Nursing Career, Become a Nurse in 12 Months, Nursing School Toledo, Practical Nursing, Nursing School Preparation, Nursing School Tuition, Nursing School Costs, Practical Nursing Jobs, LPN, LPN to RN

Advancing Your Medical Assistant Career

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 31, 2019

Choosing a career path that will offer you diverse job opportunities, daily challenges and responsibilities, and a potential for career growth is a tall order. There are so many options out there, and no one wants to finish with thousands of dollars of student loan debt and no hope for a successful career when their education is finished. 

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Topics: Medical Assistant

What to Expect: Taking the State LPN Exam (NCLEX-PN)

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 29, 2019

You've finished classes and graduated. Now what? In order to become a nurse in the U.S, you will need to get your nursing license. This means you must pass the National NCLEX-PN Nursing Board Exam. It proves you’re ready for a high level of patient responsibility.

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Topics: Practical Nurses, Nursing, Nursing School, Nursing Career, Become a Nurse in 12 Months, Nursing School Toledo, Practical Nursing

5 Lucrative Career Paths for Registered Nurses

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 24, 2019

More and more people are entering registered nurse (RN) programs as the demand for RNs continues to grow. As an RN, you'll be responsible for a variety of duties, including helping doctors perform exams and surgeries, dressing wounds, performing lab work, educating patients about self-care, reviewing patient treatment plans, monitoring patient's progress, evaluating and recording patient symptoms, and more. Not only does being an RN provide a stable career (and allow you to enjoy a fulfilling career within the medical industry), but you have a lot of potential career paths that you can choose from. The following are just five potential career paths that you can pursue as an RN:

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Topics: Practical Nurses, Nursing, Nursing School, Nursing Education, Nursing Career, Become a Nurse in 12 Months, Nursing School Toledo, Nursing Career Opportunities, Toledo Ohio Nursing School, Practical Nursing, Nursing Salaries, Nursing School Costs, Practical Nursing Jobs

How to Write a Great Resume: Early Childhood Education

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 22, 2019

While all resumes follow a typical format, every industry also has their subtle nuances that make for resumes that stand out above the rest. Early childhood Education is no different. To craft an ECE resume that is certain to get you an interview, follow these tips to polish your resume to a shine.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, resume

NOW is the Right Time to Become an RN

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 18, 2019

Chances are if you’re reading this, you're an LPN who's entertained the thought of furthering your career in nursing to become an RN. Luckily, there is no better time than the present to become a registered nurse in the booming healthcare industry. Becoming an RN is a wise career choice as there are numerous benefits, opportunities, and perks that come with the job.

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Topics: Nursing School, Nursing Education, Nursing Career, Become a Nurse in 12 Months, Nursing School Toledo, Nursing Career Opportunities, Toledo Ohio Nursing School, Practical Nursing Jobs, Registered Nurse, RN, LPN to RN

Job Search: How to Find a Thriving ECE Job After Graduation

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 16, 2019

As a new graduate of an early childhood education program (ECE), it may be tempting to accept the first job offer that comes your way, but before you sign on the dotted line on your new employee paperwork, there are some quality standards you’ll want to investigate first. This will ensure that you’re working in a positive and supportive environment, allowing you to fully perform your job duties to the best of your abilities, as well as grow and thrive as the professional ECE that you are destined to become.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education

Tips For Success: Passing the NCLEX-PN Exam

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 10, 2019

You’ve worked so hard to accomplish your dream of becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), and you’re finally starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel. However, before you can obtain your dream job as an LPN, there is one more hurdle that must be completed and that’s passing the NCLEX-PN, or state exam in order to become licensed to legally work as an LPN.

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Topics: Practical Nurses, Nursing, Nursing School, Nursing Education, Nursing Career, Become a Nurse in 12 Months, Nursing School Toledo, Toledo Ohio Nursing School, Practical Nursing, Nursing School Financial Aid, Nursing School Preparation, Practical Nursing Jobs

The Healthcare Industry Would Be Lost Without Medical Assistants

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jul 8, 2019

Several jobs come to mind when someone thinks of a career in healthcare. While becoming a medical assistant may not top the list, it's a career that deserves a second look. Medical assisting is an extremely important and rewarding job. 

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant