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Early Childhood Education

People often say that their first teacher is their most memorable teacher.  You can help young children get the right start in life through a career in Early Childhood Education.
Learn to: 
  • Work in an early childhood education center that promotes physical, social, emotional, and cognitive development.
  • Establish an environment for children birth through age 8 that encourages safety, developmentally-appropriate play, exploration and learning.
  • Demonstrate professional and business skills necessary to operate a successful preschool or early childhood education center.
  • Supervise, guide and care for children during their learning experiences in art, music, social studies, science, language and literacy, and dramatic play.

(Note: This is a high school program. For options for adults, click here.)

Courses and Credentials  Essential Skills

sophomores:  apply now for fall 2022!

Virtual Tours:

Laurel Oaks  Live Oaks  
Scarlet Oaks


Mary Ann Horne

Laurel Oaks Career Campus

Linda Danford

Live Oaks Career Campus

Sadie Bonifas

Scarlet Oaks Career Campus


College Credits

In this program you can earn college credit!

Learn more

Career Pathways

  • Preschool assistant
  • Preschool teacher
  • Early childhood teacher
  • School counselor
  • Elementary teacher
  • Intervention specialist
  • Early childhood center director

More careers


  • Child Abuse Awareness & Prevention
  • Council for Professional Recognition – Child Development Associate
  • Communicable Disease Prevention for Childcare Personnel
  • CPR/First Aid

Currently offered; subject to change


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