Teachers – Preschool
What Preschool Teachers Do
Preschool teachers educate
and care for children younger than age 5 who have not yet entered kindergarten.
They teach reading, writing, science, and other subjects in a way that young
children can understand. Preschool teachers work in public and private schools,
childcare centers, and charitable organizations.
How to Become a Preschool Teacher
Education and training requirements vary based on settings and state regulations. They range from a high school diploma and certification to a college degree.
Pay - Job Outlook
The median annual wage for preschool teachers was $28,570 in May 2015. Employment of preschool teachers is projected to grow 7 percent by 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations.