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Teaching Field Categories

Teaching Fields have been separated into the following categories to help you review them. Click on a Category Name below to see the list of individual Teaching Fields and Grade Levels.
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Arts and Communication K-6, K-12, 6-12
Arts and Communication – Vocational K-6, K-12, 6-12
Business K-6, K-12, 6-12
Business – Vocational K-6, K-12, 6-12
Health Services K-6, K-12, 6-12
Health Services – Vocational K-6, K-12, 6-12
Industrial and Engineering Technology K-6, K-12, 6-12
Industrial and Engineering Technology – Vocational K-6, K-12, 6-12
Natural Resources K-6, K-12, 6-12
Natural Resources – Vocational K-6, K-12, 6-12
Public and Human Services K-6, K-12, 6-12
Public and Human Services – Vocational K-6, K-12, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Guidance 6-12
School Counselor K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Early Childhood Education P-K, P-3
Elementary Education K-6
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Art K-6, K-12, 6-12
Career and Technical Education – Arts and Communication K-6, K-12, 6-12
Drama/Theater Arts K-6, K-12, 6-12
Music K-6, K-12, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Hawaiian Knowledge P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Hawaiian Language P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Hawaiian Language Immersion P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Hawaiian Studies P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Kaiaʻōlelo-Kaiapuni Hawaiʻi P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Career and Technical Education – Health Services K-6, K-12, 6-12
Career and Technical Education – Public and Human Services K-6, K-12, 6-12
Health K-12, 6-12
Physical Education K-6, K-12, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
English 6-8, 6-12
Literacy Specialist P-3, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Reading K-6, K-12, 6-12
Reading Specialist P-3, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Speech 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Algebra I 6-12
Mathematics 6-8, 6-12
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) K-6, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Biology 6-12
Chemistry 6-12
Earth and Space Sciences 6-12
Environmental Science 6-12
Geography 6-12
Marine Science 6-12
Physics 6-12
Science 6-8, 6-12
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) K-6, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Economics 6-12
Geography 6-12
Government/Political Science 6-12
History 6-12
Psychology 6-12
Social Studies 6-8, 6-12
Sociology 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Special Education P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Special Education – Blind/Visually Impaired P-3, K-12
Special Education – Deaf/Hard of Hearing P-3, P-12, K-12
Special Education – Mild/Moderate P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Special Education – Orientation and Mobility P-3, P-12, K-12
Special Education – Orthopedically Handicapped P-3, P-12, K-12
Special Education – Severe/Profound P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Afrikans K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Akan-Twi K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Hausa K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Igbo K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Somali K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Swahili K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Yoruba K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Wu K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Mandarin K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Korean K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Japanese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Chinese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Cantonese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Albanian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Azerbajani K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Bulgarian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Czech K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Dutch K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
French K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
German K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Hungarian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Italian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Latin K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Norwegian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Polish K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Portuguese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Romanian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Russian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Serbian-Croatian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Slovak K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Spanish K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Swedish K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Cebuano K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Chavacano K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Ilocano K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Tagalog K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Tausug K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Haitian-Creole K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Amharic K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Arabic (Modern Standard Arabic) K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Hebrew K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Kurdish-Kurmanji K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Persian Farsi K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Sindhi K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Sinhalese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Tajik K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Turkish K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Turkmen K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
American Sign Language K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Hawaiian Language P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-12
Samoan K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Baluchi K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Dari K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Gujarati K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Hindi K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Punjabi K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Tamil K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Telugu K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Urdu K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Bengali K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Burmese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Cambodian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Hmong/Mong K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Indonesian K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Lao K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Malay K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Nepali K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Thai K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Vietnamese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Wu K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Mandarin K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Korean K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Japanese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Chinese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Cantonese K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12
Teaching Field Grade Level(s)
Online Teaching K-6, K-12, 6-12
School Librarian K-6, K-12, 6-12
Teacher Leader Not Applicable
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) P-3, P-12, K-6, K-12, 6-8, 6-12

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Downloadable Teaching Fields List (PDF).