• Elementary School Teachers
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  • Elementary school teachers prepare younger students for future schooling by teaching them basic subjects such as math and reading.

    What do they typically do

    • Plan lessons that teach students subjects like reading and math as well as skills like studying and communicating with others
    • Test students to evaluate their abilities, strengths, and difficulties
    • Plan and teach lessons to an entire class of students or to smaller groups
    • Grade students' assignments to monitor their progress
    • Communicate with parents about their child's progress
    • Work with students individually to help them overcome specific learning challenges
    • Prepare students for standardized tests required by the state
    • Develop and enforce classroom rules to teach children proper behavior

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