Education Open House and Career Exploration June 8

College of Education Open House

Trying to figure out if teaching is the right career for you? St. Petersburg College is hosting an Education Open House Event on Thursday, June 8.  During this career exploration event you can learn about education bachelor’s degree options that lead to: Florida certified teacher jobs Education careers outside the traditional classroom Education Open House … Continue reading Education Open House and Career Exploration June 8

Remember Administrative Professional’s Day –Wednesday, April 26th

A Bit of History Administrative Professionals Day is an unofficial observance, not a professional holiday.  During WW II there was a need for skilled administrative personnel or secretaries then, in the United States.  An association for the National Secretaries was formed to recognize contributions made by secretaries and attract more into the profession.  This added … Continue reading Remember Administrative Professional’s Day –Wednesday, April 26th

Professional Development for Teachers

The College of Education sponsors a trip to the Kennedy Space Center NASA to provide College of Education students with STEM professional development that they can use in lesson planning and future instruction. The  Spring NASA trip consisted of experiences such as a professional development workshop, exploring the Atlantis exhibit, Goddard Rocket Garden, Heroes and … Continue reading Professional Development for Teachers

AFC Region IV Spring Conference at SPC April 28

The AFC Region IV Spring Conference will be held at St. Petersburg College’s EPI Center on April 28, 2017. The Associate of Florida Colleges (AFC) is the professional association for employees at the 28 Florida College System institutions.  It serves as the advocacy organization for issues that are important college personnel like: Funding Retirement Continuing … Continue reading AFC Region IV Spring Conference at SPC April 28

Future Educators Learn Lessons In Leadership

Future educators and members of the St. Petersburg College of Education Student Florida Education Association recently had the opportunity to meet new people in the field of education and attend a leadership conference. Those who attended the conference went to breakout sessions on topics such as institutional racism, accomplished teaching, service leadership, interviews, classroom management and loan … Continue reading Future Educators Learn Lessons In Leadership