Teaching Endorsements


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Requirements:

Requires that the candidate hold initial certification.


Contact Information:

Dr. Beth Pendergraft
706-737-1496

 

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
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Track Sheet

Contact Information:

Dr. Stacie Pettit
706-737-1496

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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Gifted Endorsement Form

Contact Information:

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

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
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Track Sheet

Contact Information:

Dr. Kim Barker
706-737-1496

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
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Track Sheet

Contact Information:

Dr. Ashley Gess
Phone: 706-737-1496

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.


Computer Science Endorsement Disclosure Statement

Augusta University offers several online degree, certificate, and endorsement programs. These programs are designed to meet the criteria for certification, endorsement, and advancement in the subject matter and grade level classifications established by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. Each state board establishes their own criteria for teacher/leader certification, which, in addition to educational requirements, may include (but are not limited to) testing requirements, mandatory certifications, minimum years in service, background checks, applications and fees. For questions relating to state board requirements for certification in your state, please contact the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

ESOL Endorsement Disclosure Statement

Augusta University offers several online degree, certificate, and endorsement programs. These programs are designed to meet the criteria for certification, endorsement, and advancement in the subject matter and grade level classifications established by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. Each state board establishes their own criteria for teacher/leader certification, which, in addition to educational requirements, may include (but are not limited to) testing requirements, mandatory certifications, minimum years in service, background checks, applications and fees. For questions relating to state board requirements for certification in your state, please contact the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

Gifted Endorsement Disclosure Statement

Augusta University offers several online degree, certificate, and endorsement programs. These programs are designed to meet the criteria for certification, endorsement, and advancement in the subject matter and grade level classifications established by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. Each state board establishes their own criteria for teacher/leader certification, which, in addition to educational requirements, may include (but are not limited to) testing requirements, mandatory certifications, minimum years in service, background checks, applications and fees. For questions relating to state board requirements for certification in your state, please contact the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

Reading Endorsement Disclosure Statement

Augusta University offers several online degree, certificate, and endorsement programs. These programs are designed to meet the criteria for certification, endorsement, and advancement in the subject matter and grade level classifications established by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. Each state board establishes their own criteria for teacher/leader certification, which, in addition to educational requirements, may include (but are not limited to) testing requirements, mandatory certifications, minimum years in service, background checks, applications and fees. For questions relating to state board requirements for certification in your state, please contact the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

STEM Endorsement Disclosure Statement

Augusta University offers several online degree, certificate, and endorsement programs. These programs are designed to meet the criteria for certification, endorsement, and advancement in the subject matter and grade level classifications established by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. Each state board establishes their own criteria for teacher/leader certification, which, in addition to educational requirements, may include (but are not limited to) testing requirements, mandatory certifications, minimum years in service, background checks, applications and fees. For questions relating to state board requirements for certification in your state, please contact the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.