Early Childhood Education Majors Seeking Teaching Certification
Teaching young children requires specific knowledge about early child development and learning. Certified Early Childhood Educators teach or work in public school settings with children aged birth to age eight (3rd grade). Early childhood teacher certification majors complete programs that meet Arizona state teacher certification requirements.
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Early Childhood Education Majors Not Seeking Teaching Certification
Working with young children and their families requires a broad set of skills to support children's development. Early childhood professionals work or teach in a variety of school, community, and family settings. Early Childhood majors not seeking certification might work as Head Start teachers, home visitors, early childhood coaches, program managers or a variety of other professions and roles.
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