Spring 2024 Recognition Ceremony

Members of the Spring 2024 graduating class,

SPRING GRADUATION WEEKEND is almost here…and we want to make sure you are ready! For details related to the Doctoral Ceremony on Thursday, May 2nd and the University-wide Ceremony on Friday, May 3rd, please visit

For the combined Recognition Ceremony with College of the Arts and College of Design, Construction and Planning on Monday, May 6th, please review the details outlined below as well as the FAQ on the College of Education’s graduation website,  Please also review the O’Connell Center FAQ for specifics related to what is allowed inside, additional parking, etc.

Important Details:

Please pass this information along to family and friends planning to attend the Recognition Ceremony on May 6th. Questions should be emailed directly to

Congratulations EduGators!  We look forward to celebrating this major milestone with you.

Dell Member Purchase Program–A discount initiative designed for UF students and employees. This recently introduced program will grant members the opportunity to avail themselves of the most favorable prices for Dell computers, along with occasional discount coupons.

Program details:

  • NEW 5% off stackable coupon available to members (exclusions may apply)

  • Best price guaranteed on consumer PCs from Dell

  • Free enrollment in Dell Rewards Loyalty Program: up to 3% back + Free Expedited Shipping

  • Active military and veteran’s discount

How to shop:

  1. Members can shop 24/7 at:

  2. Members will need to verify their work/student email address to obtain the coupon

  3. Enroll in Dell Rewards to receive up to 3% back on every purchase + Free Expedited Shipping

  4. Apply coupon at checkout – coupon will stack on top of offers (some exclusions may apply).

  5. If members have any questions, please reach out to and include your Member ID: 42272435

Teachers Test Prep Scholarship

Each year, Teachers Test Prep awards two $5,000 scholarships: one to an aspiring elementary school teacher and one to an aspiring secondary school teacher. Funds go directly to the recipients to use in whatever way will be most helpful to them as they work towards their accreditation. To enter, applicants simply need to create a short video telling the story of a teacher who inspired them, and what they learned from that teacher that they’d like to pass on to the students they will teach. Applications close on July 31, 2024.

If you have any questions about the scholarships, please feel free to get in touch with us at



Employment and Internship Opportunities

Jacksonville Classical Academy

We are currently looking to fill the following roles:

Riverside Campus

Lower School Teacher (2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade History, 6th Grade Science/Literature)

Reading Interventionist

Fort Caroline Campus

Lower School Teacher (1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade)

Music Teacher

Reading Interventionist

Math Interventionist

ESE Teacher

For questions or to apply, candidates can send their resume and information to

Counselors-Palm Beach County Schools

Please send a copy of your resume and certification to Should your credentials meet the hiring requirements, you will be added to our school counseling pool, and your information shared with principals and hiring managers.

More information:

Saint Andrew’s School-Boca Raton

Saint Andrew’s School seeks employees who are committed to our mission to provide educational excellence in an inclusive community, fostering lifelong learning and nurturing each individual in mind, body, and spirit in the Episcopal tradition. We encourage applications from individuals whose backgrounds and experiences will help us promote an inclusive school culture. We are committed to respecting the dignity of each member of our community, and we strive to recruit a diverse and talented faculty and staff.

Apply here:

Queen of Peace Catholic Academy-Elementary Teacher

FLSA: Full-Time Exempt
Reports to: Principal
General Summary: Under the direction of the school principal, is responsible for supporting the Diocese of St. Augustine in its mission to educate, evangelize and catechize youth in a Catholic school environment.
**Florida Teaching Certificate Preferred

Apply here:

Diocese of St. Augustine:

Internship Opportunity with Energy Bus for Schools

We are looking for an intern to assist with our school activities curriculum! Currently, schools use an activity guide as they go through our program. Each year, we revamp the activity guides with new information, activities, and ideas for all our schools. This is not a design internship but an opportunity to be creative and research/develop activities that students would do based on our established Energy Bus principles.

For more information:

WEDU PBS-Education Coordinator | Tampa, FL


The Education Coordinator will be a key member of the Education team. This staffer will play a vital role in supporting WEDU PBS educational outreach and engagement activities. The Education Coordinator collaborates with the Communications Department on promotions and events. This position  provides support to effectively and efficiently assist in reaching the targeted goals of the department and the organization as a whole.

Apply here

Oak Hall Summer Camp Conselors

Summer Student Employment w/ Housing - UF STEM Summer Camp Counselor

Parent Educator-UF College of Medicine, OBGYN Department

Full Time, Main Campus (Gainesville, FL), Putnam

A Parent Educator implements the Parents as Teachers (PAT) model, emphasizing parent-child interaction, development-centered parenting and family well-being in their work with families. Utilizing the PAT Foundational Curriculum in culturally sensitive ways, the parent educator partners, facilitates and reflects with families. The incumbent must renew Parent Educator Certification annually. Incumbent will utilize a personal vehicle in order to drive to homes and community sites to meet with families in Putnam county. Bilingual (Spanish) candidates highly desired.

Florida Elks Youth Camp

P.K. Yonge Summer Adventures in Mathematics Camp

Teach at P.K. Yonge’s Summer Adventures in Mathematics Camp 2024!

Who: College of Education Preservice Teachers

When: June 3rd-27th. Monday-Thursday, 7:45am-1:00pm

Where: P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School Campus

You will be the classroom teacher for a group of ~12 students in upper elementary. This is a paid work opportunity. If interested, contact Dr. Ross Van Boven at as soon as possible.

*Pay includes two full planning days prior to June 3rd.

AmeriCorps Environmental Educators

Florida 4-H Camps

Monroe County School District

Services and Volunteer Opportunities

Gainesville Thrives 

Gainesville Thrives works to promote tutoring and mentoring for kindergarten through high school students, as well as other services for expectant parents, parents and their infants, toddlers, and preschool children. By informing the faith-based community and others of Gainesville’s needs and opportunities, we can achieve long-term academic success for students and stronger and healthier families.

You can join in our mission at Gainesville Thrives ( as the local partner of the Dolly Parton Imagination Library to provide age-appropriate books by mail to children from birth to four years old. We need volunteers to register families attending library story times, museum toddler activities, and community and church events.  You can participate at a single activity or weekly outreach to improve literacy for underserved children in Alachua County and change their trajectory in life. Join our UF Student Chapter: or apply for an internship to learn how an educational nonprofit works.

Balance 180 Gymnastics & Sports Academy

  • A local non-profit organization that focuses on integrating children with and without special needs through sports. This spring, we have a very hands-on learning experience available for students interested in working with children. We are looking for highly motivated volunteers to participate in our Adaptive classes on Saturdays.
  • Interested students should reach out to us

ESOL Achievers

Kids Count

  • Kids Count is a free afterschool program in East Gainesville that serves 70 elementary school students at 2 locations. Our goal is to empower our students by providing individualized literacy tutoring, homework assistance, and social emotional learning opportunities.
  • Seeking volunteers that are willing to commit at least 1 hour a week and have an interest in working with elementary age kids. We provide all training necessary!
  • Email:

Alachua County Council of PTAs Volunteer Opportunities

  • Are you looking for a fantastic opportunity to connect with local schools, gain hands-on experience, and align your coursework with practical insights? Look no further than the Alachua County Council of PTAs (ACCPTA)!
  • Why Volunteer with ACCPTA?
  • The mission of PTAs everywhere is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
  • By volunteering through ACCPTA, you can gain unparalleled insights into the education system, enabling you to apply what you learn in the classroom to real-life scenarios. If you aspire to work in education, non-profit, or related fields, volunteering with us will provide you with practical experience that can set you apart when pursuing future career opportunities. Many educational programs require volunteer hours as part of their curriculum. ACCPTA offers fulfilling volunteer roles with local school PTA units that can help you meet these requirements while making a meaningful impact.
  • Diverse Volunteer Opportunities:
  • We offer a wide range of volunteer positions that cater to your specific interests and the varying needs of our local schools. Whether you’re interested in fundraising, event planning, leadership roles, or general volunteer tasks, ACCPTA has a role for you and can connect you with a local school in need of your skills.
  • You can learn more about our organization here: About Us – Alachua County Council PTA (
  • If you are interested in volunteering, please contact

Volunteers for Paid Chronic Pain Research Study

Tutoring and Childcare

Private Tutor