Educator Academy

Course Description

This program is designed to provide students with opportunities to gain the critical knowledge and skills needed to become a teacher. Students are paired with a mentor teacher, within their home district, to help guide and support them in classroom preparation including lesson planning, classroom management and student engagement. Students experience all aspects of school-related activities from school board and parent/teacher meetings to professional development training. Pathway: Human Services

Colleges for Articulation

Davenport University, West Shore Community College and Ferris State University


  • Adult Basic Life Support & AED

  • Child Basic Life Support & AED

  • Infant Basic Life Support

  • First Aid

Potential Careers

Course Considerations

  • Elementary Teacher

  • Middle School Teacher

  • High School Teacher

  • Special Education Teacher

  • Administrator

  • Counselor

Educator Academy Brochure

  • Basic Math

  • Math+

  • Basic Writing

  • Writing+

  • Interpersonal Communication

  • Interpersonal Communication+

  • Good health and hygiene practices

  • Acceptable attendance record

  • No misdemeanor or felony convictions

  • Excellent role model for children

Amanda Shoup

CTE Instructor

Phone: 231-843-5557

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