Published on: March 27, 2008Come join education faculty, counselors, and advisors to learn about the teacher education programs available for you at Lone Star College-Kingwood. This family-friendly information session will be held on Monday, Apr. 14, from 4:30 - 6 p.m. in the Teaching Theatre (CLA 114).
This session will examine career options in the field of education, discuss programs of study available at LSC-Kingwood, assist students in registering for Texas Higher Education Assessment (THEA) testing, provide financial aid information, and offer on-site advising and registration for summer and fall 2008 classes.
Students can obtain a Bachelor's Degree in Teaching through Stephen F. Austin and the University of Houston-Downtown without ever leaving the LSC-Kingwood campus. Louis Evans, director, college of public service advising at the University of Houston-Downtown, will be available to answer questions and to assist students.
Specialized tracks for current and future educators available are: EC-4 Early Childhood Specialization; EC-4 Early Childhood to Fourth Grade Generalist; and Fourth through Eighth Grade (4-8) Generalist. All tracks lead to initial Texas teacher certification.
This session is free and open to anyone interested with a special focus on high school seniors, teacher aides, paraprofessionals, substitute teachers, and preschool teachers.
Lone Star College System consists of five colleges, including Cy-Fair, Kingwood, Montgomery, North Harris, and Tomball, six centers and the Lone Star College-University Center. With 49,250 students, it is the largest college system in the Houston area, and third largest community college district in Texas. To learn more, visit LoneStar.edu.