I was a corporate trainer and made a mid-life change to
teaching. It was the best move I ever made. Contact a
university close to you. There are a lot of people changing
careers and moving to education. You may not have to have as
many college hours as you think in order to be certified.
On 11/01/02, Rick W. wrote:
> Hello, All,
> I am currently employed as the Training Director and AVP of
> an internet security company but have become very
> interested in changing careers to teaching Middle School or
> High School computer science classes. I love the training
> aspects of my job, but I don't care much for the business
> end of it all and the constant need to make profit. I am
> much more interested in the successful skill and knowledge
> transfer that goes on in the classroom.
> I am looking to find out how to make this career transition
> happen and I thought this forum would be a good place to
> start asking questions. Can anyone offer suggestions or
> resource I can turn to to get started?