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K-12 Teaching and Learning Certificate

The primary goal of the K-12 Online Teaching & Learning certificate program is to prepare K-12 classroom teachers to be effective online teachers and providing them with the research skills necessary to investigate student learning within online K-12 educational contexts. This certificate program may be completed in conjunction with the Master's degree in Classroom Technology. Contact the program advisor for additional details.

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Courses, Cost, Time

  • Courses (13 hrs)
  • Estimate- $5,600 
  • Full time - finish in 6 months 
  • Part time - less than 1 year
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Advance your Career

  • Highly qualified virtual school educator
  • Expertise with online and blended learning for all curriculum areas

"Courses may be completed in partial fulfillment of classroom technology master’s degree program, experience with virtual school teaching is built into practicum"

k-12 Online Teaching and Learning Certificate

The primary goal of the K-12 Online Teaching & Learning certificate program is to prepare K-12 classroom teachers to be effective online teachers and provide them with the research skills necessary to investigate student learning within online K-12 educational contexts. Synthesis with psychological and social perspectives is made with students in the virtual world.

This certificate program may be completed in conjunction with the Master's degree in Classroom Technology. Contact the program advisor for additional details.

Courses 

  • EDFI 6300: Psychological Foundations of E-Learning (3 credits)
  • EDFI 6400: Educational Technology & Society (3 credits)
  • EDFI 6500/EDTL 6180: e-Learning (3 credits)
  • EDFI 6960: Practicum in Virtual Learning Environments (4 credits)

Send your Letter of Interest to Allison Goedde via e-mail at agoedde@bgsu.edu. The letter should include:

  1. Specification of the cohort to which you are applying, such as “online Summer 2013".

  2. One to three paragraphs describing your experience with technology, and particularly technology in the classroom.

  3. One to three paragraphs describing what interests you about earning a master’s degree in classroom technology. (Why are you applying for this program?)

Start the Application: http://choose.bgsu.edu/graduate/?major=Z304

*Be sure to indicate that you are requesting a program/degree from the College of Education and Human Development, and that you are requesting the Classroom Technology Program or the Computer Technology Endorsement Certificate.

Have (2) two official transcripts from each college you have attended and GRE General Test or Praxis II scores sent directly to:

Graduate College
120 McFall Center
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403
United States of America

The Graduate Coordinator will send you more information on taking the Wayfind Assessment once you have processed the rest of your application materials. TOEFL scores are required from applicants whose native language is not English. For information on the GRE/Praxis/TOEFL tests, visit the Educational Testing Service website.

Send (3) three letters of reference to Allison Goedde via e-mail at agoedde@bgsu.edu. At your option, reference forms (pdf format) may be used in place of, or in addition to, letters.

  1. Download and print the Dispositions form

  2. Enter your name and your university ID or social security number in the spaces at the top. Leave the “Class/Experience and/or Location” blank.

  3. Ask an administrator, or the administrator’s choice of a person who knows you well, to complete the form and send it to Allison Goedde, School of Teaching and Learning, 529 Education Building, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.