CAREER AND COLLEGE PREP
Education & Training
Raise Your Hand If You're Ready to Inspire the Next Generation
Close your eyes and think of your favorite teacher. Now, imagine having that same influence in a child's life. If shaping the future leaders of tomorrow is your dream, the education and training pathway can help you to make it a reality.
Which pathway is offered?
Early Childhood Education—This pathway prepares students to plan, manage, and provide education and training services and related learning support services. Early childhood is about careers focusing on children in their early, formative years through elementary school.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Some of the jobs include:
- Certified nanny
- Preschool assistant
- Childcare assistant/worker
- Teacher's aide (elementary, secondary, special education)
- Childcare center director
- University professor
*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.
What could my future look like with this career?**
**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.
Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
- ACT National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)