Members to NAGC can receive three publications -- Parenting for Gifted Children, Teaching for High Potential, and the academic journal, Gifted Child Quarterly. All are available through the mail and online.
Teach as called in. This is occasional work, with potential for short-term, full-time employment Provide developmentally appropriate experiences for young children Employ classroom management that supports a play based philosophy Interact in a child centered manner Use appropriate language with the students Teach alongside regular staff teachers Communicate easily with children between the ages of 3 months- 5years of age Communicate effectively with other staff Follow requests as per the teachers and administration
Summary of essential job functions Arrive in a timely fashion Be prepared to be working while on the floor, or at small tables Be comfortable going outside with children and in pushing large strollers Clean up room as needed
- BA in Early Childhood Education, Psychology, Human Development or related concentration required
- Experience working with children between the ages of 3 months- 5 years required
- DOI fingerprinting complete required
- Music background - Speak a language other than English
Applicants to submit cover letter, resume and three written references
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