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Education & Training Career Field
Prepare for a career in education through observation, in-depth studies, and special projects.
¨ Ohio College Tech Prep 
CT2 Career Technical Credit Transfer Program 
          Tag Course Equivalent: Principles of Education
4.0 high school elective
5-6 college (based on academic achievement) 
Certification & College Credit: students have the opportunity to acquire the following certifications and college credit:
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Communicable Disease
  • Child Abuse and Detection 
  • Paraprofessional
  • Lead for Change
  • Numerous other certificates
  • Educational Principles (qualifying college credit)
Inspire and Motivate! Make a difference! Teach!
Enjoy a career where you can make a positive impact. Education Professions introduces the college minded student to the field of education.  Observation experiences and hands-on projects help you decide if you are  compatible for a career in education. 
This program helps every education major decide if they want to be a counselor, administrator, or teacher. State-wide college credit is given for successful completion of this curriculum.  
Suggested Skills for Success: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA and "B" or better in English. Able to provide own transportation for senior students (must have driver's license). One letter of recommendation from a current or previous licensed teacher.

 What will I learn?What will I do during my observation experience?
  • History of U.S. education
  • Educational initiatives
  • Professional responsibilities
  • Philosophers/philosophies
  • Lesson planning
  • Classroom management
  • Learning strategies
  • Instructional practices
  • Collaborative projects
    • Children's Literacy Interactive Program
    • Children's Expo
    • Pickle Power
    • Educators Rising

Observe a licensed teacher in various settings. With the support of a mentor teacher, you will:
  • Assist teacher
  • Plan activities
  • Tutor students
  • Create projects
  • Design bulletin boards 
  • Much, much more!
Classroom Teacher, Corporate Trainer, Pupil Services, Reading Specialist, Guidance Counselor, Curriculum Director, Assessment Coordinator, Principal, Industry Curriculum Developer, Media Specialist, Special Education Teacher, Reading Specialist

Meet the Instructor


Phone Number: 440-746-8217

Welcome to Education Professions


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