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Educational Careers Academy

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This pathway is designed for students who are interested in a career in the education field. McLane's Educational Careers Academy Pathway Program offers experiences in different aspects of educating and coaching. In addition to real-world internship opportunities, you'll find an excellent college preparation environment that provides multiple options upon graduation.

Vision

The vision of the Educational Careers Academy is to build an educational workforce that reflects McLane High School's values and cultural diversity.

Mission

The mission of the Educational Careers Academy is to inspire McLane students to demonstrate the commitment and passion to serve students in our community and effectively prepare them to be leaders in education.  

Outcomes

  • Students who are proficient in the use of digital tools and technology with focus on the educational and child development.
  • Demonstration of effective verbal, written and digital communication skills; ability to effectively function in a team format; demonstrates empathetic listening strategies, and focused strategies needed for success in an educational-related environment.
  • Proficiency in application of analytical and systematic approaches for problem solving in the challenging environment in the educational field.
  • Organizational and prioritization strategies for work and assigned projects.
  • Strategies for self-reflection and self-analysis skills to continue the development of the student towards self-actualization and life-long professional development.
  • Demonstrates characteristics of justice, fairness, and personal responsibility while exuding the qualities of compassion, caring and relational capacity necessary for success.


Program of Study

​Subject \ Grade Level
​Grade 9
​Grade 10
​Grade 11
​Grade 12
English
​English I
​English II
​English III
​ERWC
Social Studies/Science
Biology​
Modern World History
​U.S. History
Government/Economics
​CTE
Multimedia
Cross-Age PEEducation Psychology​
DE: CHDV-39
​Intro to Education
DE: EDUC-30

*DE = Dual Enrollment with Fresno City College

Industry Certifications

  • No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Paraeducator Assessment
  • CPR/First Aid Certification 
  • IC3 Core Digital Literacy

Internship Opportunities

  • Wishon Elementary
  • California Teaching Fellows
  • Teacher Academy
  • After School Programs
  • City of Fresno PARCS


Contacts:

Julie Yang
Teacher and Pathway Lead for Educational Careers
Email: Julie.Yang@fresnounified.org 

Maria Salinas
Teacher, Education Careers
Email: Maria.Salinas@fresnounified.org 

Monorith Arun
Coordinator II, College & Career Readiness
Tel: (559) 248-5635
Email: Monorith.Arun@fresnounified.org 


Our Business Partners

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The Educational Careers Academy is Silver Certified by Linked Learning Alliance
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