What Are The Benefits Of Early Childhood Education

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I found this course to be very beneficial to my education and future career as an early childhood educator. The information I have gained from the many articles and speakers will help me become a more successful teacher. I have many resources to come back to when I am in need of ideas or words of wisdom. This course allowed me to explore the field of education deeper. I have learned that even if classroom teaching isn’t for me I will have many other opportunities to get a good job. Overall, I enjoyed this course and I am happy with the major I have chosen.
There were two articles that had a large influence on my thinking about self-identity and professionalism. “Teachers on Teaching” is an article that explained that children are concrete and literal minded people. They think based
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As of right now, I still want to be a teacher. I love working with children and seeing them succeeded because of my teaching will make me very happy. Observing the children in the CDC gave me a taste of what it would be like to be doing my field experience/student teaching. The children are all so happy and excited to learn and I cannot wait to be a part of it. I know the road ahead will be long and difficult, but it will be worth it once I get to the end. I know teaching is my passion because I have talked about working with children since I was young. It is cliché, but I truly want to be able to make a difference in as many lives as I can. I have found comfort in the fact that even if I end up disliking teaching in the classroom, I know there are many other options out there for me. Museum education and government jobs with ODJFS are just two options of many that I could get into and still have a positive impact on many children’s lives. I am very excited for the journey of becoming an early childhood education teacher, and cannot wait to see what my future

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