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2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Personalized Learning Graduate Certificate

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Contact Information

Phone: (470) 578-3262 

Program Description

The personalized learning certificate is a nine-credit hour sequence that aims to provide learners with foundational understanding of what personalized learning is, and the competencies necessary to effectively personalize a classroom or course. Learners demonstrate ten competencies for the Personalized Learning Certificate, and plan how to personalize their own classrooms. The program competencies include: Prioritized Executive Function, Learner Agency, Asset-based Dispositions, Growth and Mastery Mindset, Authentic and Adaptive Assessment, Flexible Education Resources, Individualized Path, Dynamic Communication, Expanded Collaboration, and Life-Long Professional Learning. 

Admission Requirements

Applicants to the Personalized Learning Certificate program must have an earned Bachelors degree with a GPA of 2.75 higher. They must also either be a certified teacher in a state outside of Georgia or have demonstrated equivalent teaching experience; a teaching certificate or department-approved equivalent experience.

Admissions Materials for the Personalized Learning Certificate Program:

  • Online Graduate Application-There is a non-refundable $60 application fee. 
  • Transcripts-Official transcripts from EACH College and/or University you have attended. Must be in sealed envelopes from the institution.
  • Evidence of teaching Certification in any P-12 area or departmental approval.
  • Personal Resume-Your resume can be uploaded into the online application. It should document education, teaching experience, community service, and your record of leadership.

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