Introduction to Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow (9061/36 weeks)
|Suggested Grade Levels:||8|
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).
Career Clusters and Pathways
For federal reporting (choose one)
- Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
- Environmental Service Systems
- Plant Systems
- Business Management and Administration
- Human Resources Management
- Education and Training
- Administration and Administrative Support
- Professional Support Services
- Teaching and Training
- Health Science
- Health Informatics
- Therapeutic Services
- Human Services
- Counseling and Mental Health Services
- Early Childhood Development and Services
- Information Technology
- Information Support and Services
- Web and Digital Communications
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
- Science and Mathematics
Note: Certifications do not apply to middle school courses.
A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.
Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.
Note: Completer sequences do not apply to middle school courses.