So Many Options...
Student Involvement Awards
Awards recognize and reward students and their organizations whose involvement has made SUNY Oswego and the surrounding community a better place to live and learn. Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-5420; email@example.com.
Location: Arena and Convocation Hall, Campus Center
Tuesday, April 22, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Indie concert: Arms & Sleepers, American Royalty and Gianni Paci
Arms & Sleepers is an electronic duo from Boston. American Royalty is a psych-pop trio from Brooklyn. Guitarist Gianni Paci is a recent graduate of New York University and is influenced by Buddy Holly and The Beatles. Performer Magazine recently featured him on its cover. $5 at the door; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-4581.
Location: Lounge, Hewitt Union
Friday, April 25, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Women's Lacrosse vs. Brockport
Location: Oswego, NY- South Athletic Field
Saturday, April 19, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Softball vs. Potsdam
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Softball Field
Sunday, April 20, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
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Location: Various Cities
Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2014
More information: alumni.oswego.edu/reunion
Location: SUNY Oswego, New York 104, Oswego, NY, United States
Thursday, June 5, noon - noon
If you want to explore other options and branch out into other areas, you will be able to apply your broad range of skills and experiences acquired from your teacher preparation program to other career fields. The skills you have developed in your program are highly valued in many other areas: research and writing, dispute management, creativity, teamwork, organization and planning, multi-tasking, technical skills, communication and presentation....Does this sound like you? Learn how to identify and then transfer your impressive skill set to a variety of career fields!
Skills you have likely developed as a result of your education and experiences will include:
Leadership, Communication, cultural Competency, Organization and Planning, Creativity, Technology, teamwork, and much more. Click here for a list of skills you have developed, and how they translate into other fields.
Extended careers for educators
• Candid Career database:
426 videos on various careers in education, via our Candid Career video library!
• General Options (MANY ideas):
What you can do with an education major outside of the classroom
Hundreds of extended career paths listed here.
• Long-term Placements:
Volunteers For Peace
Global Service Corps
International Partnership for Service Learning
Global Volunteer Network
U.S. Department of Defense Dependent Schools
The U.S. Department of State Office of Overseas Schools
National Education Association
American Federation of Teachers
Council for Exceptional Children
American School Counselor Association
American Library Association
American Association of School Administrators
American Educational Research Association
Teachers of English to Students of Other Languages
International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language
American College Personnel Association
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
Catch the Spirit - A Guide to Volunteering
Global Network Village - Volunteer Opportunities
How To Guide for Internships- PDF
How To Guide for Service Learning
Idealist - Nonprofit Career Center
Learn and Serve
Network for Good
CareerShift (thousands of opportunities)
Corporate / Leadership Jobs with Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts: You don't have to have been a member of the scouting programs to apply, although it is best. These organizations hire professionals full-time at competitive salaries, and you can make a big difference in the lives of children. To search job openings with the Boy Scouts click here. For girl scout positions click here.
Start Your Own Business:
1. 5 Basic Tips for Starting Your Own Business" for advice.
2. "Fantastic Home Based Jobs and Business Ideas."
3. Forums for Entrepreneurs: Online Groups to Help You Start Your Own Business."