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News Archives: Child Care

6 Ways Preschool Teachers Can Stop the Spread of Germs in the Classroom

Posted: October 22, 2019

Stop the Spread of Germs in the Classroom
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Did you know that the average child catches eight colds a year? That probably explains why young kids stay home from school a lot. Not only do the colds keep them down, but when they’re in school, they pass along their germs to their classmates. As cold and flu season starts, it’s important to do what you can to combat germs in your classroom to keep your preschool students healthy.

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What Are the Requirements to Work in a Daycare Center?

Posted: June 25, 2019

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Does your ideal workspace include a colorful rug with small furniture instead of a desk with a computer? Are you more cut out for circle time than conference calls? If you love kids and answered “yes” to these questions, maybe you’d enjoy a career at a daycare center. Along with brushing up on your nursery rhymes, here’s how you can prepare yourself for a career in the early childcare field.

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A Day in the Life of a Preschool Teacher

Posted: April 11, 2019

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Preschool teachers may have one of the most challenging and fulfilling jobs out there. Check out the Career Quest Learning Centers’ infographic to find out what a day in the life of a preschool teacher might be like.

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7 Reasons Why Reading is So Important for Preschoolers

Posted: March 5, 2019

Reading is So Important for Preschoolers
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Did you know that even before children can speak, they like when you read to them? Lots of studies confirm the many benefits of reading to kids—regardless of their age. It teaches them to listen and speak and interact with the world around them. Whether you’re a parent or a caregiver, these are some of the reasons it’s important to read to preschoolers.

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What Are the Challenges and Rewards of Working With Children?

Posted: January 2, 2019

Challenges and Rewards of Working With Children
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If you love kids, it’s natural to explore careers where your job would allow you to interact with them on a daily basis. As a classroom assistant or preschool teacher, you’d be at the center of young lives, helping little children develop important skills as they move toward their potential. It’s a rewarding career that comes with its own unique challenges. Do you think you’re up for the job?

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