Education Organizations & Career References and Resources

We encourage candidates to become aware and familiar with the multitude of professional organizations and teaching resources that may help you become a successful educator:

Education Organizations & Honor Societies     Professional Organizations    

Career Resources     Media/Content Resources     New York State Department of Education Offices & Links

 

Education Organizations & Honor Societies

Future Educators Association (Westchester, Undergraduate)
Future Educators Association

FEA is an organization whose purpose is to unite all students who are interested in education as a profession. Our objective is to assure that those students interested in education can belong to an organization that is tailored to the profession by providing beneficial workshops like Project Learning Tree, and guest speakers discussing up-to-date educational information, skills, and strategies that are necessary to become a successful educator. FEA is also associated and involved with National Educators Association, which is a nationwide organization that supports education and its many facets.

For more information about FEA, e-mail education@pace.edu.

 

Pi Lambda Theta
Pi Lambda Theta is an honor society and professional association for educators. As an honor society, its purpose is to recognize persons of superior scholastic achievement and high potential for professional leadership. As a professional association, its purpose is to stimulate independent-thinking educators who can ask critical questions to improve educational policies and practices. Pi Lambda Theta's mission is to honor outstanding educators and inspire their leadership on critical education issues. As a selective organization, PLT extends membership to students majoring in education who demonstrate academic excellence, as well as to professional educators who have earned a PLT-recognized award such as certification by the National board for professional teaching standards in the United States.

At Pace Unviersity, members of PLT have a minimum GPA of a 3.7, and are either seniors and graduate students obtaining a degree in education.

For more information, visit www.pilambda.org.

 

Professional Organizations

 

Career Resources

 

Media/Content Resources

Candidates, if you have additional resources you recommend, please e-mail us to add to this list!

 

New York State Department of Education Offices & Links