Students pursuing Library Media Specialist Stand-Alone certification must pass the Missouri Content Assessment (MoCA) 042 Library Media Specialist and achieve a passing composite score on the Missouri Educator Evaluation System (MEES) summative evaluation to be eligible for certification.
EDUC 2011 - Professional Growth and Folio Development I (Must be taken first semester of enrollment)1
EDUC 203 - Teaching in a Diverse Society (Must be taken with EDUC 201) 1
ECTA 323 - Curriculum, Assessment, and Data-Based Decision Making 1
EDPS 383 - Psychology of Teaching and Learning1
EDUC 303 - Methods of Teaching and Differentiated Instruction1
EDUC 471 - Student Teaching Seminar (must be taken concurrently with LBCL 5709+5703)
Total: 15 Hours
*(one student teaching placement must be in an elementary school and the other in a middle or secondary school)
**Students must complete at least one field placement in each of the three levels (elementary, middle, high school)
Students who already hold a valid Missouri teaching certificate should submit a written request for an evaluation and original transcripts to DESE for review before taking additional courses. Requests should include full name, social security number, current mailing address and a daytime phone number and should be sent to: Educator Certification, PO Box 480, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480.