How do you pursue a Career in Primary Teaching?

How do you pursue a Career in Primary Teaching?

I find a Career in Primary Teaching very interesting. I want to first understand What a Career in Primary Teaching entails before I invest time and effort to figure out How to start a Career in Primary Teaching. While I was searching for reliable information about a Career in Primary Teaching, I came across this amazing page: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170708-0002/Arts/Teaching/Career-in-Primary-Teaching/english 

Shweta Arora's outlook!
Shweta Arora has 3 years of professional experience in Primary Teaching. Shweta Arora has worked in Primary Teaching as Teacher in Scholars Home. In Shweta Arora's own words, this is how Shweta Arora got into Primary Teaching: "I did my Schooling from Notre Dame Patna. After that i did my BA (Sociology) from Sidharth Mahila College, Patna.I have worked with DPS, Patna and Him Jyoti School, Dehradun. In 2014 i started working with Scholars Home." 

Career Video on Primary Teaching
In a video, Shweta Arora has talked about various aspects of a Career in Primary Teaching. Shweta Arora started by explaining Primary Teaching as: "I have headed a Kindergarten in Dehradun called Sanskar, had a beautiful experience dealing with small children. They basically need a lot of love and the right environment, so i suggest people who love children must enter this field. It is our moral duty to empart things to these little toddlers and lead them to the correct part." The video was an engaging disposition.


We all know that only 10% of what is taught in Primary Teaching is actually used in real life. The education section of the video clearly explained what is the 10% needed in Primary Teaching. Shweta Arora touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • General Awareness
  • Languages
  • Specialization
  • Training Courses and Development
  • Personality Development

90% success in real life depends on Skills. It is crucial to understand these.
Shweta Arora then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Primary Teaching:

  • Clear Speech
  • Communication
  • Perception of things
  • Patience and Love
  • Involvement with Children

This Career has an interesting list of Positives.
Shweta Arora believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Primary Teaching:

  • Social Impact
  • Good Foundation
  • Interaction with People
  • More Aware

Challenges define a Career as much as the Positives of the same.
And, Shweta Arora believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Primary Teaching:

  • Parents Expectation
  • Administration


In the final section of the video Shweta Arora talks about How a day goes in a Career in Primary Teaching. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Primary Teaching, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20170708-0002 

Similar Career Talks on LifePage
I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

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