Careers in this group prepare learners for careers in planning, managing and providing education and training services, and related learning support services. There is a focus on serving the public interest through direct work with students, communities large and small, and clients from all ages and walks of life.
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Jobs & Internships
Check out the Elon Job Network (EJN) for the latest Education jobs and internships. For additional Education-specific job and internships, check out the links below.
ORGANIZATIONS STILL ACTIVELY HIRING DURING COVID-19
Alumni-Owned Businesses List – 317 businesses listed, can be sorted by location – updated regularly
Candor – Companies Hiring Status During COVID-19 (Updating live & regularly)
CDC Foundation – hiring Contact Tracers throughout the United States as part of COVID-19 Emergency Response Jobs
COVINTERN – Find an Internship – resource created and made available to all college students by Indiana University student, Wade Fletcher.
Handshake List – Handshake has opened up this list of companies to all students at all colleges-universities throughout the U.S. – another dynamic list that will be updated regularly
The Muse – Companies Hiring During COVID-19
EDUCATION JOB & INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Explore what it takes to become a teacher.
Explore Education Occupations
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations.
Descriptions of many different education-related careers.
Tool for career exploration and job analysis.
Explore careers in education.
Majors at Elon University
Special Subject Area Licenses through Other Departments
Employment Outlook and Trends
Niche connects people to their future schools, neighborhoods, and workplaces.
Resources for Teacher Licensure students as they navigate the process of registering and preparing for the Praxis exam.
Educating, Engaging, and Empowering military-connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.
English/Communication Skills/Language Arts
International Literacy Association (formerly International Reading Association)
All about learning disabilities and ADHD
NASPA is the professional home for the field of student affairs
American College Personnel Association (ACPA) – headquartered in Washington, D.C. at the National Center for Higher Education, is the leading comprehensive student affairs association that advances student affairs and engages students for a lifetime of learning and discovery.
Since 1997, StudentAffairs.com has been providing student affairs professionals with all the resources they need to effectively offer services and support to enhance student growth and development.
The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is the primary advocacy organization for the nation’s community colleges. The association represents nearly 1,200 2-year, associate degree-granting institutions and more than 12 million students.
The American Educational Research Association (AERA), a national research society, strives to advance knowledge about education, to encourage scholarly inquiry related to education, and to promote the use of research to improve education and serve the public good.
We are the leading organization of choice for campus housing and residence life professionals and home to more than 17,000 professionals representing 3.2 million
on-campus students from around the globe
Providing knowledge, networking, and ethical standards for college admission professionals.
A professional trade association that supports the non-academic segment of higher education responsible for generating business through a diverse array of campus services that students need and value – such as food services, bookstores, housing, and transportation.
The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) is a professional association that connects over 9,600 college career services professionals; over 3,300 university relations and recruiting professionals; and over 300 business solution providers that serve this community.
HESA is an organization designed to foster the growth, development, and support of students within the MHE program.
The School of Education Ambassadors are a diverse group of student leaders who represent and serve as a voice for undergraduate students of all majors/minors within the school. Ambassadors host recruitment events/activities and offer support to prospective and fellow undergraduate students while creating a more meaningful experience in the School of Education.
The Elon Teaching Fellows Program is a model for the preparation of teaching leaders and scholars who contribute significantly to the quality of birth-12 education and who are influential in decision-making on the local, state, national and international levels. Through an increasingly complex four-year experience, this program prepares future teachers to think critically and embrace diversity, lead within and beyond the classroom, and participate meaningfully in a global society
International Honor Society in Education
Nation’s oldest and largest academic honor society whose mission is “to recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others.”
Students with sufficient coursework and outstanding performance in Arts & Sciences
The International Journal of STEM Education is a multidisciplinary journal in subject-content education that focuses on the study of teaching and learning in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). It is being established as a brand new, forward looking journal in the field of education. As a peer-reviewed journal, it is positioned to promote research and educational development in the rapidly evolving field of STEM education around the world.
STEM Magazines are now the worlds most read educator STEM resources in 68 countries and 47 U.S. States. STEM Magazines are monthly electronic subscription publications available to individual schools, districts or custom state versions with unlimited electronic distribution.