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Characteristics of a Successful Childcare Director

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 8, 2019

For those who wish to work in early childhood education, a strong passion and desire to work with children is a given. But when seeking career opportunities as a childcare director, simply being good with kids doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll excel as a childcare director.

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Topics: Kindergarten Teacher, ECE, preschool teacher, Childcare Director

How Long Does it Take to Get a Degree in Early Childhood Education?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Oct 24, 2019

If you have a love and a passion for working with children, and dream of finding a career where you can make a difference by shaping little minds, then obtaining a degree in early childhood education (ECE) is an excellent career choice. There are many exciting job opportunities for an ECE graduate, that goes beyond simply being able to work at a daycare.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, Kindergarten Teacher, ECE, preschool teacher, Childcare Director

Where Can Early Childhood Educators Work?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Oct 10, 2019

Early childhood educators are an important part of our society. They are responsible for helping to cultivate the healthy educational foundation for our children and, as a direct result, to shape their lives as well as the communities in which they are growing up in. As such, becoming an early childhood educator can be an incredibly fulfilling job.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, Kindergarten Teacher, ECE, preschool teacher, Childcare Director

How to be a Good Preschool Teacher

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Sep 23, 2019

Working with children isn’t for everyone, as some people simply aren’t equipped to deal with the challenges and frustrations that may arise from working with young, unpredictable pupils. For those chosen few who truly love what they do and excel at their job, it seems to be more of a passion that drives them toward excellence in front of the classroom.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, ECE, preschool teacher

Early Childhood Education is Important

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Sep 12, 2019

When it comes to raising children, of course, every parent wants what they think is best for their child. Not all parents share the same opinions as far as what they feel is best for their family. One area where there's not a lot of room for debate, however, is early childhood education.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, Kindergarten Teacher, ECE, preschool teacher