“Convenient!!! Super Opportunity!!! iteach gave me the convenience to finish my certification for half the money, on my own terms. I had a much easier experience.” – Mindy Dupre
Get Certified to Teach, While You Teach!
iteach was created to remove the barriers, such as cost, location and time, that often keep talented individuals from becoming teachers.
Our program was designed so that you could start teaching with full pay while you finish your coursework.
What sets us apart?
We offer you more value for less. That includes: free test prep, free access to teacher training videos through Teaching Channel, and we offer a free continuation education course to all iteach completers.
Still want more? You got it. With our partnership with the American College of Education, you can transfer your iteach credits towards your Master’s Degree. Our goal is to see you succeed in and out of the classroom.
Where Are You At On Your Journey?
What is required for teacher certification?
Begin your overview course for now while you investigate teaching and prepare your application. When you are ready to enroll, email your official transcripts to email@example.com and complete TEPC 5000.
Within 3 days you will be notified of your acceptance into the program. Once accepted you can enroll in the instructional courses immediately. The full breakdown of the teacher certification process is in the tabs on the right.
Start the Teacher Certification Process
Begin working on our “Professional Learning and the Path to Certification,” TEPC 5000, course while you assemble your application. This is the first step in the teacher certification process.
Anyone can complete our first course, which provides an in-depth overview of teacher certification and includes a host of additional resources for prospective teachers.
Our online courses are designed to prepare anyone to be an excellent teacher. They are self-paced, do not require scheduled class meetings, and you can get started today.
Which certification area is needed for my teaching subject?
Please refer to the ETS Praxis test overview for your state at:
https://www.ets.org/ to identify the Praxis II, content test, that you will be required to take and pass for state licensure.
Training with iteach begins immediately when submitting an application and starting the overview course, TEPC 5000.
Once you enroll, complete the following online, competency-based courses at your own pace.
TEPC 5100 – Learning Environments
TEPC 5200 – Learner Development
TEPC 5300 – Planning Instruction and Assessments
TEPC 5400 – Literacy and 21st Century Instruction
TEPC 5500 – Learner Differences and Special Needs
TEPC 5600 – Diverse Populations, English Language Learners and Bilingual
Within the iteach course curriculum, educators will demonstrate the ability to integrate technology effectively into curricula and instruction (TEPC 5300 – Planning for Instruction and Assessment, TEPC 5400 – Literacy, 21st Century Instruction, and Pedagogical Content Knowledge).
You will complete a one-year (two semester) paid residency during which time you are employed full time as a teacher in your content field. In this position, you receive the salary and benefits of a first-year teacher.
HOW TO PREPARE FOR RESIDENCY
You must secure your own internship position through the district application/interview process.
Once hired the Intent to Hire form is submitted to the iteachTENNESSEE office. It is at that time that your Personal Payment Plan will begin.
Additionally, your district will begin the induction/mentoring process with an identified district mentor.
Free to Apply.
$99 to Enroll.
iteach brings you free test prep, free access to Teaching Channel, two free courses from Learners Edge, and the ability to transfer your iteach credits towards a master’s degree from the American College of Education.
Our goal is to provide excellent training to our candidates. That is why we include these valuable resources at no extra cost to you.