Our Journey as a Profession

Our Journey as a Profession

Our field is on a journey to becoming a profession and the road ahead is a bumpy ever-changing one. Early childhood education and the current journey to professionalism requires educators to work together to raise all ships by advocating for a professional pathway and a salary that compensates those willing to take the path.

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The Seeds we Plant Grow Over Time

The Seeds we Plant Grow Over Time

Educators are in the lives of the children and the families we serve, for a moment. A moment is a small amount of time to offer a lasting impact. I do not believe changing lives is our plan. As educators we go about the day-to-day journey of working in the classroom. Our influence is a byproduct of the work we do.

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A Teacher Mindset

A Teacher Mindset

How we learn matters. How the children learn when in our care matters. As I began thinking about the process of learning and what matters, I started looking at the messages we give to children about learning. More specifically how our curriculum or the method we use to deliver our program affects the learning mindset of the child.

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