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Excellence in Education

Course Description

Are you interested in helping people reach their potential in life? A career in education might be for you! This twenty-hour program was designed for people who are considering becoming teachers or trainers.

Over two weeks, you will:

  • receive an overview of the teaching profession
  • learn the necessary tools that all new teachers should have in their tool belts
  • understand strategies for immediate classroom success
  • practice creating effective lesson plans

There is an optional additional research assignment/ essay to be completed after the course. This lets you delve more deeply into a related topic of interest to you. Feedback is provided by the instructor.

Summer 2022 Career Skills Development Series Courses will be held Online (Asynchronous*).

*Our Online Career Skills Development courses are delivered in an asynchronous model. In this model, the course is taught online with students participating at their own times. There will be assignments, quizzes/tests, projects and/or discussions that students have the flexibility to complete within a set period each week. Career Skills Development Series courses feature one optional LIVE 1-hour lesson per week (2 LIVE lessons total per course). Participation in the live lessons is not mandatory to be successful in the course.

Course Registration

Earn 20 hours for the class + 20 hours for the optional additional research assignment.

Date: TBD
Registration deadline: TBD
Research Assignment due: TBD
Location: Online (Asynchronous)
Instructor: TBD
Course price: $225*
Research Assignment** price: $165*

Submit our Class Interest Form to be notified when registration is available!

* Prices subject to change

** You must register for the 2-week intensive course in order to register for the optional research assignment. You cannot register for the research assignment only. The research assignment may be taken by anyone. It gives au pairs taking this course for education credits an additional 20 hours.

Features

  • 20-40 hours
    • 2-week online course 20 hours
    • Optional Research Assignment available for additional 20 hours
  • Flexible study options
  • Professional faculty
  • Academic advisement
  • Certificate available by request
  • No registration or test fee
  • Full use of University facilities

Registration

All registration and payment for courses is done online.

Location

Classes may be available Online, in New York City, or in Westchester. Please review the campus information prior to registering.

Research Assignment

The number of hours stated on the certificate is based on the average number of hours needed to complete the requirements of the assignment. Research assignments are due by the published deadline in the above course information and also as communicated in pre-arrival information sent by our Admissions team. Students may request an extension of up to 3 days by writing the Admissions team before the research assignment due date in writing to eli@pace.edu. Requests for extensions after the research assignment due date will not be honored. Research assignments received after the due date or approved extended due date will not be accepted and the research assignment hours will be forfeited.

Students who registered and attended a weekend intensive course may add-on one (1) 20-hour research assignment for specific course and topic they attended no later than the Friday after the course completed. Requests to add on a 20-hour research paper after the Friday deadline will not be approved.

Resources and Policies

Prospective and enrolled students should review essential policies and useful resources for students studying at Pace ELI. Au Pairs participating in our courses should also review important policies for Au Pairs for earning hours towards the J-1 Au Pair education requirement at Pace ELI.

Contact Us

For more information, please contact the English Language Institute. You may also schedule a visit to campus or an online meeting.

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