Education, Child Development, & Family Services

The Education, Child Development, and Family Services sector provides students with the academic and technical preparation to pursue high-skill, high-demand careers in these related and growing industries. The sector encompasses one distinct career pathway: Education. The education pathway emphasizes the preparation of students to become teachers. The standards are designed to integrate academic and career technical concepts. The knowledge and skills are acquired within a sequential, standards-based pathway program that integrates hands-on projects, work-based instruction, and leadership development.

Standards in the Education, Child Development, and Family Services sector are designed to prepare students for technical training, postsecondary education, and entry to a career.

Lead Instructor

Kyle Lazarus

Education Pathway Courses

  • Careers In Education
  • Children’s Literature
  • Contemporary Issues in Education
  • Foundations of an Educator


  • Primary/Secondary School Teacher
  • School Counselor
  • Educational Administrator
  • Speech Therapist