Career Interest Cluster

Working with children and adults, education careers incorporate the sharing of knowledge and information to impact learning.


Opportunities in education can be found in:

  • K-12 (public, private and charter schools)
  • Higher Education
  • Teaching Abroad

Explore the Education Career Interest Cluster

There are many websites where you can explore careers. Links to start with are listed below. These resources allow you to learn information about careers such as the nature of the work, education required, pay, job outlook, work environment and related occupations. You can also follow companies and organizations related to your career on social media. LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter are good resources for you to learn about companies and keep up on current trends in the career fields you are exploring.

Other ways to explore include taking an assessment, informational interviews, job shadowing, involvement in student organizations, and volunteering.

Sample Resumes

Search for Internship and Job Opportunities by cluster area


Laura Hurley

 Laura Hurley
Career Development Specialist - Government and Social Services, - 507-933-7532 - Johnson Student Union 215

Interested in receiving opportunities and more information regarding the Education cluster? Sign up through Handshake to receive emails and notifications for this cluster! A tutorial on choosing and changing clusters on Handshake can be found here.

To schedule an appointment with Laura, log in to Handshake, call 507-933-7575, or stop in to the office - 209 Johnson Student Union.

Updated 10/20/21 JR