Students Earn Assistant Childcare Teacher Certification

These students in Mrs. Laabs class completed all the requirements to receive their Assistant Childcare Teacher Certification! They volunteered in classrooms, completed multiple professional development trainings, and showed proficiency in eleven different skills needed to work with young children in order to receive their certification.

Front Row: Halina Collins, Mary Gatta, Emily Saunders, Reagan LaPointe
Middle Row: Lilian Kolarik, Karina Sandoval, Maria Obieglo, Hannah Orcutt, Elivia Garcia
Top Row: Arianna Schmitt, Savannah DeMjen, Cassie Garross

The Assistant Childcare Teacher course is a dual credit course offering students the ability to earn college credit through Gateway Technical College.

Earning certifications give students a boost into a career pathway. There are several certifications and industry recognized credentials embedded into career pathways at Union Grove High School.