A partnership between the Bush Foundation and the University of South Dakota's School of Education
The University of South Dakota is a member of the Network for Excellence in Teaching (NExT) funded by the Bush Foundation to develop strategies for:
A dual credit course is a college course taken by a high school student for which the student earns both college and high school credit at the same time. By participating in the dual credit program, it enables students to make substantial progress toward their college degree before finishing high school.
Students will explore teaching as a viable profession. The course will include topics about why people choose to teach, what teacher attributes and dispositions are important, and how an education degree is versatile. Students will also participate in district classrooms to gain hands-on experience and valuable insight on the teaching profession.
Students will be able to: