Cultivate is Free for iteach Completers!
One of the comments we expect to hear from our candidates is, “I want to be really prepared for the classroom!” We recognize this priority, and know that support is vital to your long-term success in the classroom. Good news: we are excited to offer additional value to our iteach completers through access to CULTIVATE: A Program for New Teachers
How is Cultivate Helpful to You?
Cultivate provides the support and resources you need to thrive exactly when you need them. The topics have been carefully structured for exploration right when you are most likely to encounter them during the school year. You will expand and extend your support network by connecting with new teachers, building relationships with your instructor, and collaborating with the facilitator as you ask questions, discuss content topics, and move through the program.
Plus: Complete the program for 45 hours of professional learning.
How flexible is this program for busy educators?
The program has three tiers of engagement. You can decide when and how much to dig in!
Toe in the Water – Access Resources and Advice!
To access the content at this level, dig into the resources provided in the course by completing the Investigation activities, attend the synchronous sessions that work for your schedule, and engage with peers at your convenience. No need to submit assignments, but please use all the information you can from the course to improve your professional practice on your timelines and terms.
Full Immersion – Apply New Learning and Grow from Feedback!
To access the content at this level, complete the activities outlined in Level 1 AND complete and submit all required assignments for feedback. If you submit all required assignments, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion documenting 45 hours of professional learning.
Dive Deeper with Extension Activities and Additional Resources!
To engage in the content at this level, complete the activities outlined in Levels 1 and 2 AND extend your learning as you see fit with our Extra Edge content sections. The Extra Edge sections provide additional resources and extension activities. You will earn a Certificate of Completion documenting 45 hours of professional learning AND you will have taken the initiative to learn and grow even more!
So when do I get access to Cultivate?
When you complete your coursework through iteach, you will be automatically registered for the free course at the appropriate time. You will then receive an email that lets you know how to access the course.
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Ready to Teach? Let’s Get You Certified!
If you are passionate about impacting the world around you there are few places where you can influence the future as much as a teacher. Teachers have the ability to build students up and set them on a positive course that can have a ripple effect for future generations.
If you are interested in becoming a teacher, check out our online teacher certification program and you could be teaching in a matter of weeks.