As we reflect on 2021, it is clear that early childhood teachers have truly carried so many families and young children through the challenges and disruptions of this year. May we celebrate their efforts as we countdown with 10 reasons we are so grateful for their hard work.
Parents of young children are constantly inundated with information and are often balancing multiple children, work, and other elements of a busy life. Having a regular, single point of communication from the childcare center that includes important and relevant information can go a long way in easing the burdens on parents.
Professional learning and growth for staff members are important components to creating high-quality learning environments, building a positive school culture, and promoting staff retention. Ongoing feedback and yearly evaluations can set an important foundation for a cycle of continual professional learning.