Teacher Academy


  • Explore the field of education and related career options
  • Receive an in-depth view of the the teaching profession and hands-on, project-based experience
  • Work with children in elementary, middle school, high school and special needs schools your senior year

Click here for online application for School Year 2020-21

Teacher Academy students practice skills

Is this you?

  • Enjoy working with young people
  • Organized and always prepared
  • Creative and high Energy

Career Opportunities Upon Graduation:

  • Teacher’s Aide

With additional Training/Education:

  • Administrative Staff Member
  • Adolescent/young adult teacher
  • Art educator or therapist
  • Early Childhood/Preschool Teacher/Director
  • Interventions Specialist
  • Middle Childhood Teacher
  • School Counselor
  • School Psychologist
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Speech Pathologist

Skills gained:

  • Exploring the Teacher Profession
  • Understanding the Learner (K-12)
  • Planning and Presenting Instruction
  • Understanding School/Society Relations
  • Using Technology in the Classroom
  • Assessing Teaching and Learning
  • Effective Communication
  • Creating a Professional Portfolio

Career certifications you can earn:
(*Earn up to 16 Ohio Department of Education (ODE) Credential Points toward Graduation during your junior/senior years)
• Child Abuse Prevention (*1 point)
• Communicable Disease Prevention (*1 Point)
• Microsoft Office Word (*3 points)
• Microsoft Office Excel (*3 points)
• Microsoft Office PowerPoint (*3 points)
• Microsoft Office Outlook (*3 points)
• Microsoft Publisher(*3 points)
• First Aid/CPR (*1 point)
• OSHA 10 (*1 point)

Earn 3 college credits.
Students may choose to take additional College Credit Plus academic courses while in high school.

Some Area Employers Include:

Area Schools, Preschools, MARCA, Whetstone

Career Focus:
Prepared for immediate employment at a daycare and preschool. Employment to assist you while you complete your college degree.

Tri-Rivers Career Center  affirms that equal opportunities are offered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, military status, national origin, disability, age, and ancestry of person.