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Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and InstructorsTeach or instruct out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy, or English as a Second Language. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution.
 
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
Business Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary SchoolTeach occupational, career and technical, or vocational subjects at the secondary school level in public or private schools.
 
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary SchoolPlan, direct, or coordinate the academic, administrative, or auxiliary activities of public or private elementary or secondary level schools.
 
Education Administrators, PostsecondaryPlan, direct, or coordinate research, instructional, student administration and services, and other educational activities at postsecondary institutions, including universities, colleges, and junior and community colleges.
 
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare CenterPlan, direct, or coordinate the academic and nonacademic activities of preschool and childcare centers or programs.
 
Education Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses pertaining to education, such as counseling, curriculum, guidance, instruction, teacher education, and teaching English as a second language. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special EducationTeach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools at the elementary level.
 
English Language and Literature Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses in English language and literature, including linguistics and comparative literature. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach languages and literature courses in languages other than English. Includes teachers of American Sign Language (ASL). Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special EducationTeach elemental natural and social science, personal hygiene, music, art, and literature to kindergarten students. Promote physical, mental, and social development. May be required to hold State certification.
 
Mathematical Science Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses pertaining to mathematical concepts, statistics, and actuarial science and to the application of original and standardized mathematical techniques in solving specific problems and situations. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical EducationTeach students in one or more subjects in public or private schools at the middle, intermediate, or junior high level, which falls between elementary and senior high school as defined by applicable laws and regulations.
 
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, PostsecondaryDemonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
Preschool Teachers, Except Special EducationInstruct preschool-aged children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for primary school in preschool, day care center, or other child development facility. May be required to hold State certification.
 
Psychology Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses in psychology, such as child, clinical, and developmental psychology, and psychological counseling. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
 
School PsychologistsInvestigate processes of learning and teaching and develop psychological principles and techniques applicable to educational problems.
 
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical EducationTeach students in one or more subjects, such as English, mathematics, or social studies at the secondary level in public or private schools. May be designated according to subject matter specialty.
 
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary SchoolTeach elementary school subjects to educationally and physically handicapped students. Includes teachers who specialize and work with audibly and visually handicapped students and those who teach basic academic and life processes skills to the mentally impaired.
 
Teacher AssistantsPerform duties that are instructional in nature or deliver direct services to students or parents. Serve in a position for which a teacher has ultimate responsibility for the design and implementation of educational programs and services.
 
TutorsProvide non-classroom, academic instruction to students on an individual or small-group basis for proactive or remedial purposes.
 

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