K-12 educators and administrators in public, private or charter school environments.
What You'll Learn
- Lesson planning tips that incorporate direct instruction and project-based learning
- Higher level thinking and questioning techniques
- Best practices for classroom management
- Methods for deconstructing the CCSS into more manageable components
What You Can Do With This Certificate
Teaching positions are available in both private and public schools.
“Informative, relevant and support are just a few words which come to mind when describing my experience with the instructors of UCR Extension's programs in Education. Many of my lessons have found ways into my personal classroom curriculum, and through collaborative conferencing with peer-to-peer sharing within my district.”
Computer Literacy Teacher
Modesto City Schools
Earning the Certificate
Prior to enrolling, please ensure that you meet the following minimum requirements:
- Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited institution
For more information see How to Earn a Certificate
Our certificate programs are designed to be flexible, allowing you the option to take just a few courses or to earn the complete certificate. If choosing to complete the certificate, we recommend you get the most out of your experience by following the suggested completion path below.
Instructional Practices for the Common Core Classroom
Management in the Common Core Classroom
Lesson Planning for a Common Core Classroom
Questioning in a Common Core Classroom
“Whatever your goal, completing a professional certificate program will give you confidence to reach for the top. Join thousands of UCR Extension students whose lives have been transformed by our programs.”
Dr. Sharon Duffy
UCR Extension Professional Studies
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