A unique path to Early Childhood Education
Friday, 22 February 2013, 10:16 am
Press Release: Manukau Institute of Technology
22 February 2013
A unique path to Early Childhood
Fed up with school at 16, many teenagers
will either drop out or become so disengaged they
Jess Gaul-Crown was determined this wasn’t going
to happen to her.
With four younger brothers and a lot of
babysitting experience, Jess had always known her career lay
in early childhood education.
At 16 she had completed NCEA
Level 1 and 2 and was keen to make a start on tertiary
study, however, due to her age, options were very