Category: Elementary Education

Elementary Education – Natalie’s Career Choice

Part I of Natalie’s Elementary Education Journey This is a story about a revelation leading to Natalie’s elementary education  journey and how she decided this was the career for her.  Natalie El Amrani is a 24 year old Elementary Education student at St. Petersburg College. She entered her final internship in August 2018, and will … Continue reading Elementary Education – Natalie’s Career Choice

Making a difference key for Elementary Education grad

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SPC Elementary Education graduate Kristen Lintz, a kindergarten teacher at Pinellas Park Elementary School, was nominated for the 2016-2017 National LifeChanger of the Year Award.  Lifechanger nominations are for the first rate K-12 public and private school teachers across the United States who are making a difference in students’ lives. Kristen graduated from SPC’s College of … Continue reading Making a difference key for Elementary Education grad

SPC Veteran, Elementary Education student making connections

Building connections builds success. At some point, many students consider dropping out, and their reasons for staying in school are revealing:  they almost always include the name of a particular person– a teacher, staff member, another student — who gave them encouragement, guidance or the support they needed to keep going.  Personal connections result in … Continue reading SPC Veteran, Elementary Education student making connections

Dr. Michael Grego speaks to SPC education students

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The ELITE Educator students, a cohort in the College of Education (COE), were honored to host Dr. Michael Grego, Superintendent of Pinellas County Schools, at the Tarpon Springs Campus on Thursday, April 14.  Dr. Grego spoke of his commitment to the ELITE students. Our Elite Educator Program – a partnership between St. Petersburg College and … Continue reading Dr. Michael Grego speaks to SPC education students

Education Dean Kimberly Hartman chosen for international workshop for teacher preparation reform

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SPC College of Education Dean Kimberly Hartman had the esteemed honor of being one of five Florida educators chosen to participate in an international workshop Sept. 8-11, in Melbourne, Australia. Delegates from Florida and Colorado represented the United States at the Initial Teacher Education Community of Practice workshop funded by Learning First and the Bill … Continue reading Education Dean Kimberly Hartman chosen for international workshop for teacher preparation reform

Get your Florida teacher certification in 3 semesters

Do you have a bachelor’s degree or higher and want to teach? SPC’s state-approved Educator Preparation Institute (EPI) is a sequential, three-semester program leading to Florida Professional Certification for people who have a bachelor’s degree in a non-education major. To learn more, attend our information session on: Wednesday, Oct. 14 2015, 5:30 p.m. to 7 … Continue reading Get your Florida teacher certification in 3 semesters

Get paid internship, guaranteed job with Elite Educator program

Elite Educator Info Session

St. Petersburg College’s new Elite Educator program guarantees a paid internship and job placement when you complete the program. This new partnership between St. Petersburg College and Pinellas County Schools is changing the way teachers learn to teach. Register now for Elite Educator info sessions Learn more about SPC’s Elite Educator program (Bachelor’s Degree in … Continue reading Get paid internship, guaranteed job with Elite Educator program

Elementary Education program includes paid internship, job placement

Elite Educators Program

Our new Elite Educator Program – a partnership between St. Petersburg College and Pinellas County Schools – is changing the way teachers learn to teach. Students receive a paid internship and job with Pinellas County Schools upon successful completion of this program. Register now for upcoming info sessions Learn more about St. Petersburg College’s Elite … Continue reading Elementary Education program includes paid internship, job placement