The Office of Early Learning has partnered with the Career Technical Education (CTE) Department to offer a Simulated Workplace for high school students interested in working in an early childhood program. Career Technical Education (CTE) programs are changing, evolving and innovating to better serve West Virginia’s needs by preparing students to help drive our success and vitality. Further, CTE is creating an educational environment that integrates core academics with real-world relevance. CTE is transforming expectations and making a difference for students, for businesses and industry, for West Virginia and for the global community.

Human Services Cluster (HU1000)

Early Childhood Development and Services Pathway HU1000 Early Childhood Education

  • Sample of job titles upon completion of the Program of Study:
  • Eligible for Early Childhood Classroom Assistant Teacher,
  • Instructional Assistant,
  • Paraprofessional Educator,
  • Child Care Provide.

This Program of Study aligns with the following:

  • WV Department of Education Office of Early Learning courses for Early Childhood Classroom

Assistant Teacher

  • WV Department of Education Policies 2520.15 Early Learning Standards Framework