Teacher Academy

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Large modern classroom with large planning and work areas located at Dayspring Wesleyan Church, across from Tri-Rivers. Teacher Academy gives students an authentic look at becoming an educator. Beginning with classroom instruction on different learning styles and classroom methods, students will progress to working side by side with a teacher/mentor in the classroom.

  • 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 Dayspring’s Pre-School your junior year and in elementary, middle school, and special needs schools your senior yearClick Here to Enroll

Is Tri-Rivers Career Center For Me?

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

Certifications:*Earn ODE Credential Points Toward Graduation

  • Microsoft Word (*3 credits)
  • Microsoft Publisher (*3 credits)
  • First Aide/CPR (*1 point)

Three College Credits by completion of the Teacher Academy program.
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.

Instructor: To Be Announced