From teacher re-certification courses – online, on-campus, or in your district – to Read to Succeed and Common Core, to workshops and speakers who inspire and strengthen our teaching community, you’ll want to stay tuned in to these ever-changing opportunities for educators.
The Masters Series at Converse is a purposeful gathering of Converse alumni with the goal of continued professional development. Attendees receive 1 hour of recertification credit.
AP Teacher Institute for Art & Design
The AP Teacher Summer Institute for Art & Design is a grant-funded initiative is open to SC High School Art Teachers. The Summer Institute is a combination of seminar sessions and hands-on studio activities that address the revitalization of the artist/researcher/teacher with an emphasis on contemporary art practice in the high school art room
Gifted and Talented Certification Courses
The Converse College Department of Education and Office of Graduate Studies offers Gifted Endorsement and certification courses, funded by a grant from the South Carolina Department of Education.
Graduate Education Degree Programs
Whether you’re looking for initial certification or to advance your career with an MEd or EdS degree, Converse offers a variety of affordable online or on-campus degree programs specifically designed to help educators succeed.
Alternative Certification in Art Education
Converse’s Alternative Certification in Art Education program is an introductory intensive with three online courses and monthly, on-campus meetings. All coursework can apply towards a Masters in Education (MEd) – Art Education, should the participant so choose at the successful conclusion of the alternative certification process.
Read to Succeed Literacy Courses
Whether you are a district interested in contracting with Converse or an individual teacher looking for affordable online literacy courses, Converse can help you fulfill R2S state requirements.
Common core, math education, ELA, graduate credit, and advancement credit offered as 100% online courses. Start anytime and take up to 9 months to complete.