FWCS Career Academy Early Education

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EARLY  EDUCATION

Utilizing our onsite licensed daycare center and relationships with Head Start and elementary schools in the area, you’ll get hands-on experience right away working with children. Whether you’re interested in childcare, education, social work or psychology, this program will be instrumental in starting your career.

Location

This program is held at the main building at 1200 S. Barr Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

 

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Interested in the Early Education program? Schedule an appointment to speak with your guidance counselor.

 

PROGRAMS OFFERED

  • Early Childhood

* Please Note: The above program is a year-long and meets Next Level Programs of Study requirements.  There is an opportunity for a second year, capstone course within the program. 

 

COLLEGE CREDIT & CERTIFICATIONS

  • Students have the opportunity to earn college credits through Ivy Tech and industry certifications like Child Development Associate and CPR.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

By participating in this program, students will get firsthand experience in early childhood education. Students will learn about potential careers and strategies for promoting child development and learning.  As well as, learning how to manage and operate of licensed child care facilities or educational settings.  Students will plan developmentally appropriate activities that are aligned with current health and safety guidelines. 

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Preschool Director
  • Preschool Teachers
  • Special Education, Preschool Teachers
  • License Elementary School Teacher through 3rd Grade

 

STUDENT PICTURES