The Washington State Center of Excellence for Careers in Education, housed at Green River Community College, provides:
innovative programs for future educators;
support, mentoring, and advising to community colleges and their K-20 partners for the creation and expansion of career-ladder programs in education; and
in-service training for current education professionals.
Green River is nationally recognized as a leader in innovative community college programs for future educators, particularly for Project TEACH, which has provided outstanding advice, activities and curriculum for future teachers since 1998. GRCC students have access to specialized advising to assist with planning careers in education ranging from child care to secondary teaching. Activities for students include integrated ESL and professional-technical courses, an active Future Teachers' Club, annual Diversity and Future Teachers Conferences, 6 transfer degrees for future high school math and science teachers, a specialized transfer degree for future elementary teachers, year-long inquiry-based math and science curriculum, and professional-technical degrees in early childhood education and para-education. – less–ZoomInfo