Course Code: 9061
Co-op: Not available
Duration: 36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels: 8-9
State Course Title: Introduction to Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow
This exploratory course fosters student interest, understanding, and appreciation of the teaching profession and allows middle school students an introduction to careers in education. Students are taught to develop self-awareness, collaborate and communicate with peers, build positive learning environments, and discover learning differences of others. The curriculum is designed to help students set attainable goals in the Education and Training Career Cluster. This course introduces students to the high school Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow (VTfT) program. Additional educational leadership opportunities are offered through the student organization, Future Educators Association (FEA).