I was able to work in an education setting with a wide variety of ages (2-12 grade). I also had the chance to learn a different lesson plan format that VanAndel Education Institute uses and teaches to educators.
What I wish was different
I wish I had the chance to teach lessons more often.
Be persistent. If there is an experience that is optional where you work, and you would like to be more involved in it, be honest and vocal about what you would like to do. Afterwards, actively follow through so that you actually get the chance.