Daycare teachers are responsible for children's daily care, safety and well-being. Their primary objective is to teach their students lifestyle lessons, including manners and basic social behavior. Skills learned in daycare help prepare children for the world of education.
Not only do they teach lessons in a classroom style, but they also teach lessons as learning opportunities arise, such as disagreements between students. To be effective, daycare teachers need an extensive understanding of children’s behavior. They must also understand their responsibility to assist in molding a child's development. Below are important questions for parents and employers to ask a daycare teacher.