Write a 2000-2250 word essay addressing each of the following points/questions. Be sure to completely answer all questions in each bullet point. Include clear headings that allow your professor to know which item you are addressing in that section of your paper. Make sure to reference three (3) citations using the APA writing style for each article. Include a cover page and a reference page, which do not count towards the minimal word amount.
Essay: In the Ask the Expert, the Lillian Katz feature on becoming an early childhood educator is shared. Review this material and then answer the following questions:
What are some key issues in teacher development?
Identify and discuss three of the seven influences on teacher development.
List and describe the five tools for professional growth.
What are some of the various paths those wanting to work in early childhood education can choose to follow?