Childcare worker for 13 years, mother of three in NC and member of the Childcare Fight for $15 campaign.
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May 8, 2015
Being a child care teacher is my passion. But when I think about Mother ’s Day, sometimes I feel ashamed. I feel like less of a mom. That’s because even though I work hard and I’m good at my job, I am not paid enough to provide for my own children. I ’ve been working in child care for 13 years. I have my CDA and I’m working on my Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education. I’m regarded as one of the best teachers at the center where I work. I enjoy teaching and nurturing the whole child. We learn skills and concepts ranging from fine motor skills, practicing writing, and self-awareness of our...