Career Questions tagged Elementary Education

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Anastasia H. Sep 08, 2019 87 views
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Emily S. May 09, 2018 213 views

Would I be better off taking a student teaching position over the summer, or babysitting and continuing my other not school major related job for an Elementary Education Major?

I applied for a student teaching summer position with the local school district, when a former employer offered me a position to Baby sit their 3 children over the summer. I will be entering my Junior Year in College, and while I would like to get some good experiences on my resume, the...

#elementary-education #resume-building #education

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Alexandra C. Jun 18, 2018 248 views

Best colleges for elementary education majors?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #college...

#education #college-major #elementary-education #teacher

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Emily S. May 09, 2018 197 views

Would I be better off taking a student teaching position over the summer, or babysitting and continuing my other not school major related job for an Elementary Education Major?

I applied for a student teaching summer position with the local school district, when a former employer offered me a position to Baby sit their 3 children over the summer. I will be entering my Junior Year in College, and while I would like to get some good experiences on my resume, the...

#elementary-education #resume-building

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Hannah E. Jan 23, 2018 257 views
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Divine B. Jan 21, 2018 386 views

As a educator, how do you make sure to effectively communicate to each student?

I know all students learn differently, especially students with special needs. For future reference I am curious as to how does one make sure that you communicate effectively with each student, so that they all learn and understand. #special-education #being-an-elementary-teacher...

#elementary-education #education

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Divine B. Jan 21, 2018 163 views

Are there any classes that a teacher would recommend that a prospective teacher take?

I am asking because as a student we have a list of classes that we should take as education majors to graduate, but I always wonder if there are any classes that a future educator should take that is not in the set list of classes that students take. Classes that would help out even more in...

#being-an-elementary-teacher #elementary-education #primary-education #special-education

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Delaini N. Jan 20, 2018 300 views

What are some effective ways to study if you are a hands on learner?

I struggle to find effective ways for me to study and remember the material. #iwannastudybetter #elementary-education...

#being-an-elementary-teacher

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Sarah H. Jan 18, 2018 346 views

How do I know if I've picked the right major?

I have decided to become an elementary education major. I love children, and I've always wanted to do something that would benefit others. However, I'm a bit worried I'll get bored studying to be a teacher all the time. I also love science, and at one point I considered becoming a medicinal...

#elementary-education #college-major #college

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Grace R. Jan 31, 2017 427 views

What specific criteria determines how much an elementary school teacher makes annually in Massachusetts, Vermont, and New Hampshire?

I am a high school senior interested in maybe becoming an elementary school teacher in New England in the future. I've noticed that there is a very broad spectrum of salaries for elementary school teachers so I would appreciate some clarity as to what factors come in to play when determining...

#teaching #new-hampshire #salary #education #financial-planning #elementary-school #elementary-education #school #teacher

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Samantha U. Feb 19, 2017 630 views

Can I major in zoology and then minor in elementary teaching? Or the other way around?

I have always had an interest in becoming a zoologist, basically since 6th grade, but I have also wanted to become a teacher for maybe first or second graders. My top choice would be zoology, but I am afraid that there won't be many jobs in my area, so I would like a backup plan. #college...

#college-minor #teaching #biology #college-major #zoology #elementary-education #guidance-counselor

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Lindsey J. Feb 08, 2017 456 views

How much do elementary teachers make?

I'm trying to decide whether to be a highschool or elementary teacher. #teaching #education...

#elementary-education

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Okalanie G. Feb 04, 2017 498 views

How can I become an elementary school teacher

I have done some research on steps as to how I can become a teacher and all it said was to apply to college and take the early childhood education courses and apply for a license and certificate to teach. I would like to know if I should go for B.A, anything higher, lower? What specific...

#teaching #college #early-childhood-education #elementary-education #teacher #school #courses

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Michael G. Sep 28, 2016 531 views

How do you find a better way of studying ?

I think there is more than one way of learning, so in order to help produce better grades. Better study habits are necessary, I want better grades. #higher-education #japan #principal #elementary-education #middle-school...

#creative-direction

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Callie K. May 23, 2016 519 views

What part time job would be good to get while in college that will help with getting a job after graduation for elementary education?

I am going to need a job during college so it may as well be something useful for my degree....

#elementary-education

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Makayla B. May 22, 2016 504 views

What is it like to teach high school kids?

I am on my way to becoming a teacher and am currently debating which age group I would like to focus on or work with specifically. If anyone has experience with multiple age groups and can share any thoughts that would be great! #education #art #high-school-classes #elementary-education...

#art-education

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Jessica M. May 18, 2016 521 views
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Clara L. May 17, 2016 1469 views

What's the hardest part about becoming an elementary teacher?

I think it'd be cool to pursue a career field and I wanted to have some insight on some of the hardest things about becoming an elementary teacher. #teacher #school...

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Yurely L. May 16, 2016 716 views

Besides obtaining a position as a teacher with a Bachelor's Degree in Teaching, what other opportunities are available with that degree?

I am currently enrolled at Lone Star College, working on my basics to obtain an Associate's of Arts Degree in Teaching. I will be transferring to University of Houston to obtain a Bachelor's Degree in Teaching. I am certain that I want to be certified to work as a teacher in k-6 grade levels....

#teaching #school-counselor #elementary-education #schools

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Kelsie S. May 13, 2016 539 views

After receiving my double bachelor's degree, how can I stand out when applying for teaching positions?

I plan to major in Human Development and Family Science through North Dakota State University, as well as Elementary Education through Valley City State University. I have also considered possibly minoring in Special Education, would this be wise?...

#elementary-education

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Kelsie S. May 13, 2016 422 views

What do I need to do to be certified to teach kindergarten?

Receiving a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education certifies an individual to teach Grades 1-6, and "with additional course work and an additional student teaching experience, be certified to teach kindergarten as well". What "additional courses" will I need to take? Does this just mean...

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Hailey J. May 12, 2016 622 views

What are some good ways to study/ prepare for your teacher certification exam?

I wish to be an elementary school teacher and I wish to be as prepared as I can be. #teaching #teacher #elementary-education...

#elementary

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Hailey J. May 12, 2016 522 views

What are some ways to connect with a kid when they're having attention difficulties, attitude difficulties, etc?

I want to be an elementary school teacher and I want to get the best advice I can so I can be prepared in order to properly teach young children. #teaching #teacher...

#elementary-education

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Desiree S. May 09, 2016 395 views

Is it wise to become an elementary teacher when homeschooling is becoming more popular?

I come from a homeschooled family but I would really like to become an elementary teacher....

#elementary-education

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Desiree S. May 09, 2016 388 views

Is it possible to become a elementary teacher without taking four to six years of college?

I come from a family of low income and it's hard for me to be able to afford college....

#elementary-education