Method: Online | Credit Hours: 12 | Credential: Certificate
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Arkansas Tech University offers a certificate program to prepare licensed K-12 teachers with the knowledge and skill to teach effectively online.
The program is designed to accommodate the growing need for quality K-12 online teaching in our state, providing skills that are unique to the online environment.
The program is based on national standards:
- iNACOL standards – International Association for K-12 Online Learning
- ISTE NETS for teachers standards – International Society for Technology in Education
- Framework for Teaching – Charlotte Danielson
- INTASC standards – Interstate Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium
Multimedia in the Online Classroom
Students will design online units with integrated technology tools and multimedia and create a capstone portfolio project consisting of detailed online units and assessment methods.