The People Who Shape Our Children
In This Chapter
◆ How child-care workers can thrive in good times and bad
◆ Why preschool teachers are working in the fastest-growing educational age group of all teachers
◆ What it takes to build a stable career teaching kindergarten, elementary, and middle school children
◆ Why the people who assist teachers are just as recession proof as the teachers themselves
Much of your own career success can likely be traced to the positive influence of your teachers. From the toddler years through middle school you learned how to play well with others, multiply and divide, and even memorize the periodic table. You probably didn’t realize that the people teaching you were in recession-proof careers.