Future Teachers Association


To inspire future teachers by creating a community in which leadership and learning experiences are shared.


Inspiring the world by leading and learning.


Respect, Enthusiasm, Effective Communication, Appreciation, Active Learning.

Meeting Times

BioTech 251 Education Department Lab Classroom; Tuesdays at 11:00 am.

Recent Activities

  • Awarded $2000 in scholarships (four $500 Scholarships).
  • Conducted book giveaways at campus events for children.
  • Organized guest speaker on educational topics.
  • Coordinated bake sales and food giveaways.
  • Attended the NCTM Eastern Regional Mathematics Conference in New Jersey.
  • Set up a display at the SMART Links Pattern exhibit, and volunteered to show the community hands-on activities.
  • Each semester hosted an educational dinner with a local public school teacher.
  • Participated in the Club Fair.
  • Attended the Ten County Mathematics Conference in Minisink, NY.
  • Hosted a Leadership Conference and dinner with guest speaker Steve Harpst.
  • Volunteered for the Phone-athon.
  • Hiked together over Spring Break.
  • Created a banner for FTA.
  • Held regularly scheduled meetings, both for officers and for the general membership.
  • Raised money through Humani-tees and other fundraisers.
  • Planned a summer rafting trip.
  • Worked to improve communication and share leadership among group members.

For more information, contact Elizabeth Tarvin at 341-4482 or elizabeth.tarvin@sunyorange.edu.