Teacher Appreciation Week Ideas

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week! You remember growing up how some of your best teachers shaped and enhanced your life as a kid. They introduced you to things in the world and opened your ideas to learning ideas that still stick with you today. Teachers are sometimes the unsung heroes of … Read more

The 100 Greatest Education Quotes

A child miseducated is a child lost. John F. Kennedy A good teacher must be able to put himself in the place of those who find learning hard. Eliphas Levi A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is … Read more

The Kindergarten Readiness Checklist

For first-time parents, it can be difficult to know when our children are ready to begin Kindergarten. They have been with us for their whole lives. They’ve adapted to us and us to them. Some parents are apprehensive. They worry their child will not cope well, or be misunderstood. Others … Read more

What is Whole Brain Teaching?

As the modern educational system flounders deeper every year, it doesn’t take long for new teachers to become disenchanted with the red-tape rigmarole that is modern education. Even more, the age-old problems of classroom management are compounded by ever-increasing mandates to abstain from intrusive discipline measures. With corporal punishment largely … Read more

How to Build Your Education-Based Resume in Today’s Job Market

In today’s job market, there are few professions that offer a good wage while also sporting a high rate of job fulfillment. One of those professions is the field of Early Childhood Education. There is nothing more rewarding than seeing one of your students finally grasp a concept that caused … Read more

How to become an Intervention Specialist

Early childhood intervention specialists work with very young children and their parents to provide assistance to those with delayed development. The children who receive the services of early childhood intervention specialists tend to have more severe developmental delays when compared to those whose problems are identified later on.

How much do Early Childhood Educators Earn?

Early Childhood Education (ECE) is increasingly being recognized as a national asset. Studies have shown long term positive effects of quality preschool programs: as adults, preschool attendees stay in school longer, earn more, and lead more stable lives in terms of home ownership and longer marriages. Other studies have shown … Read more

How do I become a Children’s Curriculum Developer?

A curriculum developer aids teachers by preparing them in the most recent techniques and educational approaches. They evaluate and revise curricula to keep current with up-to-the-minute technology and state and federal guidelines. Their curriculum development obligations demand them to travel to various schools to study teachers and to provide trainings. … Read more

How do I become a Children’s Software Developer?

Technology is not just an important part of modern adult life, but a crucial part of education as well. Children must be prepared to succeed in a world where technology is an integral part of their careers and their daily existences. Schools are using technology in an ever-expanding range of … Read more

How to become a Preschool Teacher

How Do I Become a Preschool Teacher? Do you enjoy being around small children? If so, preschool teaching can be a rewarding and fulfilling career. While there are training and educational requirements, these prepare you to perform in a competent and caring manner as an early childhood educator.

The Top 15 Education Conferences of 2015

[thrive_link color=’blue’ link=’http://www.earlychildhoodeducationzone.com/best-early-childhood-education-conferences-of-2016/’ target=’_self’ size=’medium’ align=’aligncenter’]Update: Visit Our 2016 List Here![/thrive_link] Attention teachers, faculty and parents: If you are looking for some amazing conferences to attend this school year, look no further. Below is our top 15 education conference choices from around the country. From reading intervention, pre-school classrooms and … Read more

25 Scholarships for Early Childhood Education Students

Entering college can be a huge financial burden for perspective students. There are many available scholarships offered to students interested in becoming a teacher. Below is a list of 25 scholarships available to students pursuing a degree in early childhood education: