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#1267 - 02/23/2006 21:07 PM going after a teaching degree
alwayslooking Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 02/23/2006
Loc: Colorado
I have a BA degree in business management but am now wanting to pursue a teaching degree. Where do I start?

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#1268 - 03/19/2006 06:49 AM Re: going after a teaching degree
Anonymous
Unregistered

Hi,

I guess you have to ask yourself some questions. Do you want a traditional school? Or distance?

Once you narrow down your choices of schools then you will be able to focus on your direction a bit more. In the mean time, have a clear view of your courses that were taken to obtain your first degree so that they can compare what might be needed. I know my school Vermont College requires 3 semesters minimum, but the offer teaching. You will also have to be sure that where you take your schooling will give you the certification that you need to teach where you want to teach.

Good luck.

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#1269 - 03/21/2006 18:00 PM Re: going after a teaching degree
Jim Bowen Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 03/21/2006
Loc: Philadelphia
Hi! Just saw your post and thought I would mention that here in Philly the Dept. of Ed offers a program for people holding BA's. you can teach in th eschool system until you earn your Masters. it is teaching in the inner city. perhaps there is something similar in Tejas

Jim

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#1270 - 03/22/2006 04:51 AM Re: going after a teaching degree
Anonymous
Unregistered

Wow, how exciting! Great idea Jim. I do wonder how many things and opportunties are available that we do not know of?

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