Elementary Education Student Organizations
Elementary Education majors have a variety of student organizations within the College of Education and Human Sciences in which they may be eligible for participation.
College of Education and Human Sciences Student Council:
The purpose of this organization is to promote and foster better relationships among
the students and faculty of the College of Education and Human Sciences. Applications
are available each semester. Final selection is based on interviews. To be eligible
students must be enrolled in the College of Education and Human Sciences with a 2.50
grade point average.
Advisor: Mary Cahill, email@example.com
Ambassadors are exemplary students chosen to represent the College of Education and
Human Sciences at university-sponsored events. Ambassadors are knowledgeable of all
majors, minors, scholarships, organizations, and resources available to students in
the college. Applications will be accepted and reviewed each spring. Applicants must
be enrolled in the College of Education and Human Sciences and must maintain at least
a 3.0 grade point average.
Advisor: Amy Gazaway, firstname.lastname@example.org
Elementary Educators of Tomorrow (EET):
This club’s purpose is to promote academic excellence, unite and provide support for
elementary educators of Oklahoma State University, encourage involvement in elementary
education both at the university and community levels, and to promote opportunities
for the personal and professional development of its members. Any student who has
expressed interest in elementary education and early childhood education majors is
eligible to be a member.
Advisor: Robin Fisher, email@example.com and Erin Dyke, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kappa Delta Pi:
Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, founded by Dr. William Bagley
in 1911 at the University of Illinois, was established to foster excellence in education
and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching. The founders chose the name
from the Greek words to represent knowledge, duty, and power. Pioneering from its
beginning by including women as well as men, Kappa Delta Pi grew from a local chapter
to the international organization it is today, with a chapter at OSU.
Advisor: Jill Metzger, email@example.com and John Weaver, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kappa Kappa Iota:
A professional organization for educators that promotes the advancement of education
by providing an effective network for the exchange of education and teaching practices
by educators. Their National Philanthropy is: The Kempe Children’s Foundation. OSU's
Campus Chapter of Kappa Kappa Iota participates in a variety of activities on campus
and around Stillwater. Kappa Kappa Iota is eligible to any sophomore through senior
students who has an interest in education.
Advisor: Julie Angle, 405-744-9505, email@example.com
Student Oklahoma Education Association (SOEA):
SOEA is a pre-professional organization and affiliated with the National Education
Association. SOEA is for students looking for careers in the educational field. Their
purpose is to make members more aware of the responsibilities and careers available
in the teaching profession. To qualify, students need to h ave an interest in teaching
as a profession.
Advisor: Sue Parsons, 405- 744-8104, firstname.lastname@example.org