Examining the Teaching Profession is the first course in the education pathway career cluster. Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to take this course. If you are interested in a career as a teacher, a coach, a pediatrician, a counselor, a lawyer, a nurse, or any other number of things, this class will be great for you. In this class, you will learn a lot about yourself and others. It is a basic overview of the teaching profession.