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Becoming a Professional

2hours 0.2CEUs
$20

Description

Defines professionalism, discusses the intial steps in becoming a professional in the child care field (the resume, application, job interview) and gives some advice on starting out on your new job.

Goal: to understand how to become a professional in the early learning field

This mobile-friendly class is accessible on any device, including tablets and phones.

 

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Becoming a Professional

Goal: to understand how to become a professional in the early learning field

 

                                                                

 

Table of Contents

  1. Professionalism Defined
  2. When Does Professionalism Begin?
  3. You Got the Job

 

Learning Objectives

After completing this class, the student will be able to:

  • define professionalism
  • prepare a professional resume that includes your goal as an early childhood educator
  • professionally complete an application for employment
  • answer a variety of interview questions
  • list what may be considered unprofessional work attire

 

 

NOTE: This course may reflect state-specific regulations. No information in this course supersedes any state regulations you need to follow. You must consult your state’s regulations when developing policies and procedures. Regulations for all states are accessible on the National Database of Child Care Licensing Regulations. Click on the link provided to view regulations in your state.

 

Leadership, Professionalism & Career Guidance

Learning Outcomes

After completing this class, the student will be able to:

  • define professionalism
  • prepare a professional resume that includes your goal as an early childhood educator
  • professionally complete an application for employment
  • answer a variety of interview questions
  • list what may be considered unprofessional work attire
Approved or accepted in:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington