California State University, San Marcos (CSUS) today launched International Baccalaureate (IB) Educator Certificate in Teaching and Learning India here. CSUSM has come up with the fully online certificate Programme that includes the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), and the Diploma Programme (DP). The program is planned to enable candidates to reach their dreams and meet the increasing demand for IB teachers worldwide especially in USA. CSUS is the only university with India specific offering and is working to increase the reach of the program. The two-semester course of study that can be completed in six months with a non-credit and credit option. This course will have ten semester units that may transfer to another university. It provides candidates an opportunity to develop theoretical knowledge through field study experience which includes lesson plans, materials along with assessments unique to local curriculum requirements and contexts. It's a cohort model with deep learning and interaction with peers along with continual feedback and online support from faculty.
Speaking at the launch Robert Carolin, MA, Executive Director and Associate Dean Office of Global Programs and Services said, "We are extremely pleased to announce the launch of International Baccalaureate (IB) Educator Certificate in Teaching & Learning in India today. The programme, has gained recognition and respect from the world's leading universities. It will help in transforming perspectives through experiential learning and enhancing critical thinking, problem solving, communication and collaboration. It is aimed at enhancing the skill sets of people aspiring to be in education sector."
TechElearns based in Chennai is facilitating this program and is responsible for marketing, outreach and enrollment into this program, a statement here said.UNI VV VV AK2045
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