Kindergarten and primary teachers play important role in children’s growth and development. Here they will find and learn many things that has big impact to their achievement, routines and future. If you feel that you are a kind of person who’s loving children, love teaching, and educate them , you could try it for a career.
However to be kindergarten teacher is not only require that things, but also needs other requirements.
Here we would discuss about kindergarten teacher requirements and what step are needed to be a kindergarten teacher.
Almost of states in America require bachelor degree and certificated by respective countries. Your educational program that you will chose soon be licensed to get teaching certificate in your residence country. If you already got bachelor degree, sometimes some states will offer you to get teaching licensed. Even in some case there is also some private schools that do not require license or certificate at all. In some states, if you have bachelor degree, but still want to get university education program, the country will provide alternative way to get certificate by employing you and give wages during your certification. In this case teacher usually will be employed with wages under supervision of experienced teacher.
Some schools require teaching experience. Those who take the license and teaching certificate while apprentice. Perhaps this won’t be a problem. Try to get experience by teaching privates school which not require teaching license. So at one time you can work as a teacher and taking teaching certificate.
In some cases, you can be a substitute teacher. Being a substitute teacher beside having experience you can also interact with other teachers. This will give experience in how to cooperate with co – teacher in addressing many ways in the classroom. This would be a precious asset when you really get the teaching certificate.
In the end, the goal of teacher education is to provide future teachers that will emphasize their teaching skill. With the skill and ability that they’ve got, is really needed to deliver important messages to their students.