EdSurge has been exploring the work lives of early childhood professionals, unpacking their pathways to professional learning, how they engage with families and the opportunities they have for increased compensation. These stories document practitioners’ experiences and reveal why they are committed to their work despite significant challenges and complexities.

What We Learned About the Challenges and Commitment of Early Childhood Educators
Early Learning

What We Learned About the Challenges and Commitment of Early Childhood Educators

Cindy Decker had big plans when she began her job as executive director of an early childhood education program in Tulsa, Okla. She was excited to ...
By Rachel Burstein

This EdSurge Research series is made publicly available with support from Imaginable Futures, a venture of The Omidyar Group. All stories are editorially independent. (Read our ethics statement here.) This work is licensed under a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

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