Are you changing careers, using an emergency teaching certification or preparing for teaching licensure? With our accelerated certificate program for a Graduate Alternative Pathway/Elementary Education Certificate, you could help children gain the skills they need to succeed on their educational journey. You’ll prepare to be an effective classroom teacher and further develop your teaching experience at the elementary level.
Credits from this certificate can apply toward a Master of Arts in Education/Elementary Teacher Education. You won’t be in this alone. Our program support specialist can help you navigate teacher licensure and credentialing requirements. We’ll also help you with school placements for your clinical experience and clinical practice through our close partnerships with hundreds of school districts nationwide.
Design and implement effective elementary classroom instruction
Apply professional ethics to teaching practices
Meet the instructional needs of diverse elementary student populations
Create innovative strategies and incorporate technology into the classrooms