The new course offerings in UC San Diego's California Teach program provide a deeper, richer understanding of mathematics and science, while enhancing the ability to effectively communicate mathematical and scientific ideas to others. These skills open up many career opportunities.
Teaching K-12 or college math or science is an important and rewarding career. Good teachers are needed at all levels to ignite a passion for these subjects in the next generation.
Other opportunities include science or technical writing, the design of educational software, education outreach at museums and other institutions, teacher professional development, and research in math or science, or math or science education.