West Texas A&M University

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PACE

Fall Teaching Completion Track - Internship route (Paid teacher)

Eligibility requirements:

1) Pass content exam

2) Complete 40 hours of classroom observations

3) Complete Reflection Survey

4) Complete 4 professional development courses (Substitutions for coursework may apply) 

April 1stApply by priority deadline. Applications received after will be accepted on individual basis.

Mid-April - May: Register for summer PACE courses (see course rotation)

June – August: Complete 4 PACE courses and request LOE and apply for Fall teaching jobs.

Mid-August: Register for fall classes (see course rotation)

November: Take PPR exam

December: Register for spring classes

May: Apply for standard certificate upon completion of all coursework (6 courses) and testing

 

Clinical teaching route (14 weeks unpaid)

June 1st – Fall priority deadline: Apply to PACE

December 1st – Spring deadline: Apply to PACE

April 1st – Summer priority deadline: Apply to PACE

 

(Fall enrollment): Register for fall classes in April - see course rotation

(Spring enrollment): Register for spring classes in December – see course rotation

(Summer enrollment): Register for summer courses in April – see course rotation

 

*Eligible candidates request a supervised teaching experience by: Submitting clinical teaching application by Dec 1st/June 1st 

Eligibility requirements:

1) Pass content exam

2) Complete 40 hours of classroom observations

3) Pass PPR exam

4) Complete ALL professional development courses(6 courses)

 

Upon successful completion of clinical teaching - Apply for standard certificate