Elementary Education Overview

This program will provide you with a solid foundation to understand the dynamics of the teaching profession, the educational system, and family, school, and community partnerships that enhance student learning. Selecting the Elementary Education Focus at Kapi‘olani Community College will help you prepare for a fulfilling career in a global job market as a:

  • Elementary ED teacher assistant
  • Elementary ED parent community network coordinator
  • Elementary ED primary school student support staff
  • Elementary ED tutor

This program will also prepare you with the necessary competencies to enter a baccalaureate teacher education program, which will provide you with further specialized training and licensure to teach students at the Elementary Education level in a public or private school setting. With a Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.Ed.), you may work as a

  • Elementary ED teacher
  • Elementary ED consultant
  • Elementary ED curriculum specialist