GA 20 Curriculum & Instruction Undergraduate Advisement
Department: Curriculum and Instruction
Graduate Assistant for Senior Checklists and Undergraduate Advisement-
One GA20 Assistant will work directly with undergraduate students who are preparing for graduation, to review and complete senior checklists. This assistant must have working knowledge and understanding of NY State Teacher Certification requirements as well as SUNY General Education, major degree requirements, as well as college forms and procedures to assist and inform students during advisement and graduation review. This assistant will work closely with the advisement coordinator and routinely interact with other offices on campus. This assistant will maintain regular advisement office hours and maintain advisement records electronically.
Graduate Assistant will assist:
*first year advisor(s) when no first year peer is available,
*advisees of advisors who are on sabbatical during the year,
*with transition, advisement and referrals for transfer students, and
*department Academic Probation Advisor (set up meetings and help maintain records).
GA will assist to provide an advisory workshop for undergraduate students in the department on topics such as: Using SmartBoards; Common Core/Next Generation Learning Standards; Teacher Certification Exams: edTPA, EAS; Certification Application Process; Using Tk20/Watermark (required SOE electronic portfolio system).
Background: successful completion of an education major through student teaching highly recommended. Requires strong office technology and experience.
*Position pending final budget approval