You can say you have 6 years even if they were volunteer unless it specifies that the experience is paid. As for average rate for special needs children, I think you should consider what your normal rate for non-special needs children is and then add an amount equivalent to (your... more
Explain your time to them. "I love what I do and I'm thankful I have this position. However, if you are not paying overtime then I cannot work overtime. I have (insert obligations here) that working overtime cuts into. I cannot overwork myself and prioritize this job all the... more
Depending on age there are a few things you can do. Time out punishment is great because it informs them they did something wrong. The way you do it is you put them in a quiet place for their age +1 minute (age 8 = 9 minutes, 9 = 10 minutes). Afterwards... more
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