Uncover the Content and Pedagogy behind Teaching
Having a deep understanding of content and pedagogy is crucial when it comes to teaching. With our certificate in Online Secondary Education, you’ll have the knowledge you need to be a successful middle school or high school teacher.
Our certificate will allow you to craft interesting yet effective lessons and learning activities for various types of learners. You’ll absorb pertinent information, like how to keep track of student progress, or how to ensure your assessments are fully aligned with instructional outcomes. Additionally, you’ll study classroom environments and how to create a safe and respectful atmosphere for your students.
This online academic certificate program is a collaborative effort between the South Dakota Regental universities. This program provides an option for individuals who want to become teachers and who have a baccalaureate degree in a content area in which the South Dakota Board of Education certifies teachers. This certificate program prepares prospective teachers with the necessary pedagogical knowledge and skills to succeed as K-12 or secondary teachers.