The Teacher Leadership minor is designed for students who are motivated to contribute to the field of education by increasing learner achievement and impacting educational outcomes. Selected scholarship recipients will complete tutor training that follows College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) certification standards, and serve as a tutor, Supplemental Instruction (SI) leader, or Teacher's Assistant. Razor's Edge Shark Teach Scholar's Program participants will either select a Teacher Education major with a Teacher Leadership minor or major in another discipline and minor in Teacher Leadership. To meet the requirements for this 15 credit minor, all students must complete 12 credits from the list of mandatory core courses and one additional 3 credit course. Students must earn a grade of B (3.0) or better in each course used to satisfy the Razor’s Edge Shark Teach Scholars program.
*Non-education majors will be required to complete 75 hours of field experiences as part of the minor that will provide them with the Education Professional Training Option (PTO) approved by the Florida Department of Education (FDOE) as an alternative route to teacher certification. During their final semester, non-education majors must take one of the following 3 credit methods courses: SECE 3550, SECE 4350, SECE 4370, SECE 4560, or SECE 3530. Prerequisites for the methods courses include all mandatory core courses in the minor.
*Education majors must take SECE 4320 or ELEM 4320.
Award Amount (Fall 2018): $21,000 ($17,000 tuition restricted, $3,500 campus housing, $500 meal plan)
Fall: RAZT 1050 Fundamentals of Peer Education (3 credits)
Winter: TLDR 1050: Global Perspectives in Education (3 credits; 15 field experience hours)
Winter: TLDR 2050: Leading Literacy in Culturally Diverse Classrooms (3 credits;15 field experience hours)
Winter: TLDR 3050: Assessment and Data Driven Improvement for Teacher Leaders (3 credits;15 field experience hours)
Winter: Class Options (30 field experience hours)
SECE 4320: Middle and Secondary Classroom Management (3 credits)
ELEM 4320: Elementary School Classroom Management (3 credits)
Take one of the following Methods courses:
SECE 3550: Methods of Teaching Middle & Secondary Science (3 credits)
SECE 4350: Methods of Teaching Middle & Secondary Mathematics (3 credits)
SECE 4370: Methods of Teaching Middle & Secondary English (3 credits)
SECE 4560: Methods of Teaching Secondary Reading (3 credits)
SECE 3530: Methods of Teaching Middle & Secondary Social Studies (3 credits)
Cortney Stein, Associate Director, Tutoring and Testing Center • (954) 262-7902 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Jia Borror, Ed.D., Assistant Professor, Abraham S. Fischler College of Education • (954) 262-8507 or email@example.com