Kansas Future Teacher Academy
Is an Education Degree in Your Future?
Careers for individuals with a degree in education: ● teacher: early childhood / elementary / middle school / high school ● coach: academic / athletic ● curriculum development ● online teaching ● textbook author/editor ● test developer ● education research ● social welfare ● community service ● child care administration ● vocational counseling ● educational sales ● corporate professional development
An education degree can be the foundation for specialized positions: ● adaptive physical education instructor ● curriculum specialist ● guidance counselor ● school librarian ● school psychologist ● special education administrator ● school principal ● district administrator ● speech and language pathologist ● superintendent ● reading specialist
A degree in education does not always lead to a job in a traditional school setting: ● charter schools ● private schools ● magnet schools ● schools outside the US (including Department of Defense schools) ● recreation centers ● hospitals ● correctional institutions ● museums ● libraries ● churches ● government agencies ● test preparation companies ● international language schools
The 2018 KFTA Application is due April 20. It is available HERE.
If you previously attended the academy and would like to attend again, please complete this application. It is also due April 20, 2018.
The general timeline for the Kansas Future Teacher Academy is as follows:
- Fall Semester / Early Spring Semester - applications made available
- April - applications due
- early May - notifications to applicants are sent out
- June - academy is held (dates for 2018 are June 10-14, 2018)
If you have any questions about the academy, please contact Roger Caswell at firstname.lastname@example.org.