School of Education
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The Magner Career Center's School of Education News Bulletin is designed to empower aspiring Educators, Principals, School Counselors, Psychologist, and Children and Youth Advocates.
Visit this page regularly for updates on upcoming events, scholarships, employment, volunteer, and internship opportunities! If you have any suggestions, concerns, or feedback, you can contact the School of Education Liaison, Kendra Lewis (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Magner Career Center supports students in gaining the requisite job search tools, knowledge, skills and opportunities essential to fulfill their career aspirations, and in demonstrating their determination in their job search process. Providing students with alumni connections helps them -- including immigrant and first generation students -- expand their professional networks. By collaborating with employers, faculty, and staff, students prepare to be leaders who transform their professions and serve a truly global community.
The Magner Career Center has a wealth of information on what you need to get started in your career. The career center also provides resume review, mock interviews, networking opportunities and a unique job & internships database exclusive for the Brooklyn College community. Each semester there are a host of career events that may be of interest to you which include; Information Sessions, Resume Workshops, Education Conferences, Principals Panels and Education Fairs. More information about these events can be found here. The liaison to the School of Education, Kendra Lewis, is someone you can meet with for some guidance (Click on the Meet your Career Coach Tab for details).
For more information, see below
Kendra Lewis, Career Engagement & Employer Relations Specialist
"Don't give your fears the satisfaction of being your excuse for missing out on your opportunities for success. Become comfortable with being uncomfortable.”
- Kendra Lewis
Kendra takes pride in preparing Brooklyn College students to excel in their careers. She has over 3 years of experience coaching undergraduate/graduate students of diverse backgrounds. Additionally, she spends a lot of her time engaging with employers and planning events such as career conferences, programs and employer panels.
She currently works for the Career Center as an Career Engagement & Employer Relations Specialist and the Liaison for the School of Education, where she guides students, partners with employers, faculty, staff and alumni to prepare & recruit students for various internship and career opportunities.
Events Held for the Educators of the Future
Be an ideal Department of Education Candidate Workshop
School Counselling & School Psychology Panel
Careers and Internships in Education
A Friendly Face Info Session
Career/Internships 101 for School of Education
Leaders of Tomorrow: Annual School of Education Conference
NYC Department of Education Teaching Application Information Session
To view all upcoming events, log in to portal.brooklyn.edu, go to the careers tab, and click workshops.
Education Career Conferences
The Education Career Conference is our annual event where we get together for a full day conference crafted to empower and enlighten future educators.
Attendees will learn to:
Set up a classroom for success
Learn how to craft a résumé that stands out
Ace the teacher interview
Develop the demo lesson plan
Apply successfully to the teaching application
Learn market trends for the education field to help you make the best choice for career planning