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Student Organizations

College of Education and Human Development

Student organizations help you learn, build experience, and connect with other students and professionals in your field. Following are student organizations of interest to students within the College of Education and Human Development:

Association of Texas Professional Educators at TAMUCC
We are committed to supporting quality public education and the professional rights and obligations of the educational community. In addition, we afford pre-service teachers the opportunity to join a professional organization.

Bilingual Education Student Organization (BESO)
This organization focuses on promoting the role of bilingual education and English as a second language schooling in educating English language learners.

Cadet Club
Develops practical, individual leadership skills and teamwork training. The Cadet Club may also be used for those R.O.T.C. cadets and other interested students who wish to gain an advanced understanding of such skills as patrolling, map reading, land navigation, and military customs.

Chi Sigma Iota
This international honor society functions as an honor and professional society for students in the field of counseling.

Islanders Student Athletic Trainers Association (ISATA)
To provide guidance and insight to any student interested in sports medicine field and allied health services.

Kappa Delta Pi
Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society dedicated to scholarship and excellence in education. Applications are distributed at the beginning of each fall and spring semester. Each member must have a cumulative GPA (including all transferred coursework) of 3.25 in order to be accepted into the Society.

Kinesiology Club
A preprofessional organization dedicated to an understanding of physical education, wellness, and recreation professions.

Student Council of Math & Science Teachers
An organization designed to (a) recruit current and potential students to mathematics teaching careers and (b) provide support, resources and educational and service opportunities to prospective and practicing teachers as a means of contributing to their professional development related to mathematics education.

Student Reading Council
This local chapter of the International Reading Association encourages the study of reading in all levels of education.