Kennesaw State supports and encourages participation in co-curricular activities as an integral part of your total education. The decision is yours - to get a degree or an education. Any active student involved in student groups or volunteering in the community can attest to the learning acquired and the satisfaction experienced through involvement. By combining the skills you develop through co-curricular involvement and the knowledge gained in the classroom, you will be much better prepared in enjoying college, getting that job and developing your total potential.
The benefits are many: a sense of achievement, self development and growth, leadership skills and values, such as problem solving, communication, and organization. You can expand your circle of friends, better balance your academic life and just enjoy yourself. For more information on KSU Student Life - go to http://studentlife.kennesaw.edu/
KSU Teacher Education Candidates have access to a number of professional organizations to fill your needs:
Student Georgia Association of Educators
Student Georgia Association of Educators exists to provide our members with the best resources, experiences, and support at Kennesaw State University. SGAE is affiliated with Georgia Association of Educators, the professional organization of teachers and others involved in educational programs. GAE provides advocacy, representation, and abundant resources to professionals in Georgia
Student Professional Association of Georgia Educators
We are a pre-service teacher organization whose main purpose is to provide liability insurance for student members. However, we also seek to offer professional development seminars.
Bagwell College of Education Graduate Student Association
To provide services and camaraderie between students; the advancement and dissemination of the theory and practice of education; and to build strong social and emotional ties and foster excellence and high acadmic achievement among members
Health and Physical Education Majors Club
The purpose of the HPE Majors club is to get the members involved in their major and in their community. We are proud of HPE and feel that it is the foundation for all other learning. Without a healthy lifestyle then not much else can be accomplished. Our club also focuses on professional development with such experiences as GAHPERD.
Kennesaw State University National Art Education Association
The KSU NAEA Student Chapter is committed to outstanding arts education that prepares students to be locally and globally engaged artists, scholars, educators and citizens
Collegiate Music Educators National Conference
The Purpose of CMENC is to gain knowledge in... -The basic truths and principles that underlie the role of music in human life. -The philosophy and function of the music education profession. -The professional interests of members involved in the local, state, division, and national levels. -The music industry's role in support of music education. -The knowledge and practices of the professional music educator as facilitated through chapter activity.
National Science Teacher Association (NSTA)
The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. NSTA's current membership of 60,000 includes science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in and committed to science education.