Teaching Endorsements


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Computer Science Endorsement

Requirements:

Requires that the candidate hold initial certification.


Contact Information:

706-737-1496

ESOL Endorsement

Requirements:

Requires that the candidate hold initial certification. 

In order to add the ESOL Endorsement, the student must hold initial certification in a teaching field. 

Must have one year of teaching experience.

  • EDTD 6276 ESOL Methods, Materials, and Assessment in Content Classrooms 
  • EDTD 6277 Understanding Cultural Issues and Ethics in ESOL Education 
  • ENGL 6620 English Linguistics
Related Documents:

Track Sheet

Contact Information:

Dr. Kim Barker
706-737-1496

Reading Endorsement

Requirements:

Requires that the candidate hold initial certification.

In order to add the Reading Endorsement, the student must hold initial certification in a teaching field. The required graduate course for the Reading Endorsement are:

  • EDTD 6120 - Basic Instruction in Literacy
  • EDTD 6222 - Current Best Practices in Literacy
  • EDTD 6223 - Applications of Effective Reading Strategies
Related Documents:

Track Sheet

Contact Information:

706-737-1496

Gifted In-Field Endorsement

Requirements:

Requires that the candidate hold initial certification.

The Gifted Endorsement may be added to a valid teaching certificate in Georgia and consists of 9 semester hours of graduate work at Augusta University. Students take:

  • EDUC 6271 Introduction to Gifted Education
  • EDUC 6272 Assessment of Gifted Learners
  • EDUC 6273 Curriculum and Program Design for Gifted Learners
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Contact Information:

Dr. Paulette P. Harris
Phone: 706-737-1497

STEM Endorsement

Requirements:

Requires that the candidate hold initial certification and one year teaching experience.

The STEM Endorsement may be added to a valid teaching certificate in Georgia and consists of 9 semester hours of graduate work at Augusta University. Students take: 

  • EDTD 6033 Integrative STEM/STEAM Education
  • EDTD 6044 Integrative STEM/STEAM Education: Driving Forces
  • EDTD 6055 Integrative STEM/STEAM Education: Clinical Experience
Related Documents:

Track Sheet

Contact Information:

Dr. Ashley Gess
Phone: 706-737-1496

Curriculum & Instruction Conversion

Requirements:
  • Completion of a Master's or Specialist's degree in Curriculum and Instruction.
  • Hold a level 4 or higher Professional certificate.
  • Passing scores on the GACE Content Area Assessment for Curriculum and Instruction.
  • Submit a Letter of Request to the Program Coordinator in the College of Education.

This option is offered in the spring semester.