Unformatted text preview: needed. You need a four or five year college. There are traditional and alternative ways to become a teacher. The Alternative way is licensing and certification programs in states with a shortage of teachers in a particular field. The programs are usually short-term and serious in order to get professionals into the classroom quickly. Candidates for teaching should be: • Among the highest academic performers • Well versed in the subjects they teach • Knowledgeable about how to teach • Committed to teaching and learning • Eager to make a difference in students' lives...
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- Spring '06
- AP US History, History of education, five year, highest academic performers