The Education Department at MCC has unique opportunities for students to learn beyond the classroom. We invite you to participate in these activities.
Pi Lambda Theta
Pi Lambda Theta is an International Honor Society and Professional Association in Education.
Member Benefits include:
Scholarships for full or part time study in Education
Opportunities to participate in conferences
Member job search, referral, and resume distribution services
National awards for excellence in research, scholarship and classroom teaching
Nationwide classroom teacher support for field research
“The Educator as Leader” initiative (TEAL)
A 3.5 cumulative grade point average for all courses taken toward the Education degree at Monroe Community College
A minimum of 30 applicable credits at the time of application with at least 24 of those credits earned at MCC
A letter grade of “A-” or higher in any completed Education courses:
EDU 100 EDU 200 EDU 150 EDU 208
A letter of recommendation from a faculty member
An MCC student in good standing with the college
Application Procedure: If you meet the requirements, you will automatically receive a packet with instructions for completion. These are distributed once each semester. If you are accepted and decide to join, you need only continue your membership with the organization directly. You do not need to reapply in subsequent semesters.
We welcome your suggestions for topics, as well as, your interest in being a guest speaker!
Education students: If you are a sophomore it’s time to take your L.A.S.T. exam!
The Liberal Arts and Sciences Test (L.A.S.T.) is the first test you’ll take on the road to NYS teacher certification. Let MCC prepare you for this test. Join us at one of our L.A.S.T. Exam Preparation Sessions.