Endorsements, Certificates and Concentrations
- The Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education offers graduate level endorsements in mathematics, science, literacy, and teacher support and coaching.
- The Literacy Coach Certificate is also referred to as the Partners in Comprehensive Literacy (PCL) program, a research-based companion program to the Comprehensive Intervention Model (CIM).
- Dual Immersion — In response to the growing number of Georgia schools with Dual Language programs, the mission of this program is to prepare qualified educators who understand the history, theory, and practice of dual language education.Students may enter the program any semester and complete the program at their own pace. Requirements for the concentration include 12 hours of concentrated coursework in elementary (K-5) dual language education and a three (3) hour field-based practicum.Only candidates who currently hold a Foreign Language Education Certificate from the state of Georgia are eligible to apply. Questions about the endorsement program should be directed to Cathy Amanti at email@example.com. Learn more in the catalog description.
Susan Swars Auslander - Graduate Programs
Sue Duncan - Reading/Coaching
Journey Swafford - Reading/Coaching
Rachel Fiore - K-5 Science
Susan Swars Auslander- K-5 Mathematics
Susan Swars Auslander - Teacher Support and Coaching
Mona Matthews - Literacy
Select a Program
The Teacher Support and Coaching (TSC) Endorsement Program is one of six endorsements offered through the Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education (ECEE).
Revised in 2015, the ECE TSC Endorsement is embedded in the ECE MEd degree program as an option for a concentration. In addition, graduate students may elect to earn a stand- alone endorsement in TSC by enrolling and successfully completing: ECE 8400 and ECE 8680. Candidates must have three years of teaching experience to be eligible to enroll in the 6 hours of Teacher Support and Coaching Endorsement courses.
TSC Endorsement Required (6):
ECE 8400: Teacher Development (3)
ECE 8680: Internship in Teacher Support (3)
Catalog course descriptions
Cohort Only Endorsements
These endorsements must have a cohort of 10 teachers signed up.
The K-5 Science Endorsement requires a cohort of 10 or more teachers.
The K-5 STEM Endorsement requires a cohort of 10 or more teachers