Teaching is an amazing profession. Watch the videos below to really help illustrate what we mean here. Then, see our “learn more” section in education to see how vast the education landscape really is. We at CM101 are in the greater world of education, so its not just about teaching. Many schools offer a five-year track whereby you can attain your bachelor’s degree, as well as your teaching credential as well as your masters’ degree.
Why is this Important?
- Direct links to employers who use the major every day
- See if the ACTUAL professional nature of the major interests you – or not!
- Many of these types of companies offer internships in the major
|National Education Administration||The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3.2 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.||Visit|
|Teach For America is the national corps of outstanding recent college graduates and professionals of all academic majors and career interests who commit two years to teach in urban and rural public schools and become leaders in the effort to expand educational opportunity||Visit|
|Nova Teachers||Classroom tools here, including classroom activities, TV program descriptions, related NOVA resources, and interactives for students||Visit|
|US Department of Education||ED was created in 1980 by combining offices from several federal agencies. ED's mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access||Visit|
|The School Employment Directory is an incredibly helpful resource for educators looking for a job. With access to well over 10,000 jobs, it's the most comprehensive job listing database on the web for educators.||Visit|
|Type in astronomy and look at all the universities who are hiring astronomers.||Visit|
|The Chronicle of Higher Education||The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. A subscription to The Chronicle includes access to all of this Web site.||Visit|
|Sylvan Learning Centers||Sylvan Learning offers subject-based tutoring for K-12 students in need of academic support. Through the guidance of trained and qualified tutors, children receive help in areas including math, reading, writing, test-taking, SAT* or ACT® prep, and homework||Visit|
|Teachers.net||Great site, look around and get an idea of what the life of a teacher is like||Visit|