TKES 1, 3, 4, 7, 8: Essentials of Effective Teaching (SD18-143)
Credits: 7 CEUs/PLUs / Tuition: $500 / Non West Ga RESA Fee: $500.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 50
Instructor: RESA Staff
Date: 6/4/2018 thru 6/15/2018 Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: - West Georgia RESA Grantville, GA (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 6/1/2018


Course Description

This course is primarily designed for Alternative Teacher candidates.  Interested persons may enroll in this course without having secured a teaching position, but please note that you will not be able to enroll into GaTAPP until you are employed and recommended by one of our participating member systems. 

Classroom management, lesson plans, unit development, special education, ethics, understanding students in poverty, and strategies for at-risk students will be among the topics addressed during this course.

Fees are due on the first day of class. This fee will be applied to alternative certification program fees upon admission into the program.  This course will also fulfill one of the requirements for completion of the program. 

Participants are required to complete both weeks.


Please complete an application and pay $50 processing fee prior to registering for this course.  

If you secure a full-time teaching position for the 2018-2019 school year you will be required to pay an additional $500.00 entrance fee by July 27, 2018.

Class Notes

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Essentials of Effective Teaching Class Dates:

Week 1: June 4-8 

Week 2: June 11-15

Time: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Lunch will be provided June 15th. There are not many restaurants close by, so we recommend bringing a lunch on other class days. 

Tuition: $500

Payment should be sent to the following address:

West Georgia RESA
ATTN: Tonya Dean
99 Brown School Drive, Grantville, GA 30220

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***Cancellation Policy***

We accept cancellations up to 10 days before a scheduled class. After this date, registrants will be charged and are welcome to send a replacement if they cannot attend. No-shows will be responsible for full payment.