Early Childhood Education is usually defined as the care and education of young children (from birth to age eight). The Department of Elementary Education - Early Childhood Education is based on the premise that children best learn in a material-rich learning environment where they spend most of their time playing. Thus, the goal of the early childhood undergraduate program at TED University is to train high quality early childhood teachers, capable of supporting the development and learning of young children. This is done in a rich learning environment and can contribute to early childhood education at the national and international level.Career Opportunities
A career in early childhood education might have you working in different institutions like the examples listed below:
TED University early childhood education program graduates leave their program as experienced candidates and can easily find employment at the aforementioned institutions. According to the 2009 Internal Audit Annual Report of the Ministry of National Education in Turkey, early childhood education teachers are the professionals most needed by public schools in Turkey.
Moreover, graduates of the early childhood education program at TED University may choose to pursue graduate studies at our college. Early childhood professionals with a MS degree may become research assistants at universities, program specialists at TÜBİTAK, lead teachers and administrators at schools. They can also become faculty members at universities, chief program specialists at TÜBİTAK and administrators at the Ministry of National Education and public and private schools if they hold a PhD degree in early childhood education.
The future of early childhood education is bright. As more early childhood programs are needed in Turkey, more early childhood teachers will always be needed to care and educate young children. With so many job opportunities on the horizon, qualified early childhood educators can look forward to a promising career in early childhood education, helping young children achieve their potential.
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TED University provides different scholarship opportunities to international students.
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