Understanding The Different Early Childhood Education Programs

When looking for a childcare center, especially one that includes preschool activities, you will need to decide on the type of educational program that you want for your family. There are many different philosophies, and every childcare center should be willing to share their educational philosophy with prospective families. The following list will introduce you to some common programs and philosophies so you can make an informed choice.  Standard Pre-K [Read More]

5 Tips For Surviving Your First Classroom Observation

Few things are more daunting for brand new teachers than your first classroom observation. Keeping your students' attention and following your lesson plans is hard enough, without the added pressure of a more experienced teacher or school principal observing and evaluating your performance. Luckily, there are specific things you can do to help your first classroom observation go smoothly. Here are five tips: Follow a Set Lesson Plan Your first classroom observation is not the time to wing it. [Read More]