Teaching Profession

This satellite program is housed at Shelby High School. If you are planning on pursuing an education degree in college, this is a hands-on opportunity to gain knowledge and experience.

The two-year program includes 450 classroom hours in grade levels ranging from kindergarten through middle school.  You will work with students in a classroom under the guidance of a teacher mentor asyou explore the teaching profession.

Skills Learned

  • Lesson Planning
  • Teaching Techniques
  • Communication Skills
  • Small Group Learning
  • Working with Mentor Teacher
  • Four Domains of Praxis Model
  • Hands-on Teaching Opportunities
  • Portfolio Development
  • Educational Technology
  • Professional Development

College Credits

College credits possible through The Ohio State University, Lake Erie College, Mount Veron Nazarene University and advanced standing at Ashland University.

Program Highlights

  • Explore a wide range of teaching skills in lesson planning, teaching techniques and educational technology
  • Develop your interpersonal skills while working with a mentor teacher in a real classroom
  • Create a professional portfolio

Career Focus

Prepared for college in education field.

Opportunities:

  • Teacher’s Aide
  • Early Childhood Education Teacher
  • Educational Software Analysis
  • Educational Website Analysis
  • Elementary Teacher
  • Middle School Teacher
  • High School Teacher
  • Special Education
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Education Administrator

Teaching Profession