Educational 
Professional
Making an Impact



DKG California 
Educational - Professional - Making an Impact
California State Organization

Support Team for Emerging Professionals (STEP)
New Teacher?  Years One to Three?

Monetary Support

Professional Development

Resources

Tips for Educators

Service to Fellow Educators (i.e. Teachers Helping Another Teacher)

Sara, Christine, Summer, Paula


Paula Aja                                                                                                                   

Chapter: Eta Upsilon

Area: I

 

My Roles:

Professional: Elementary Teacher, Mentor Teacher

 

Chapter: President, 1st and 2nd Vice President, Secretary, numerous committees

 

State: Area I Director, Support Team for Emerging Professionals

Dr. Christine Fuller, Chair                                                                                    

Chapter: Gamma Theta

Area: XVIII

 

My Roles:

Professional: Elementary to High School Teacher

 

Chapter: President, Secretary, Treasurer

 

Area: Treasurer

 

State: Area XVIII Director, Leadership, Support Team for Emerging Professionals

Sara Hackett                                                                                                              

Chapter: Gamma Omega

Area: IV

 

My Roles:

Professional: Elementary Teacher

 

Chapter: Recording Secretary

 

State: Support Team for Emerging Professionals

Summer Thomas                                           

Chapter: Epsilon Xi

Area: VII

 

My Roles:

Professional: Junior and High School Activities Director, Volleyball and Swimming Coach

 

Chapter: Co-president, Secretary

 

State: Convention Vice Chair, Support Team for Emerging Professionals

Support Team for Emerging Professionals (STEP)

  1. Promote International’s Support Early-Career Educators (S.E.E.) project
  2. Administer the DKG California Teachers Helping Another Teacher [THAT]  program
  3. Administer the Penne Ferrell Fund which promotes literacy
  4. Plan and present professional development
  5. Support Area Directors and chapters in focusing on the needs of emerging professionals
  6. Promote DKG California to potential members by offering support, resources and opportunities for learning