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Future Educator Academy

FUTURE EDUCATOR ACADEMY – MORNING SESSION

Hosted at the Edgewood Campus

 

                                                              

Education Basics @ Edgewood - 9th Grade Scholars at Scott, Dixie, and Simon Kenton High Schools

 

 

FRESHMAN INTRODUCTION COURSE: The first course in the Future Educator sequence is designed to immerse scholars in the field of education by exploring careers in counseling, teaching, administration, and other support roles in the school system.  Students will engage in activities designed to uncover their abilities and interests in becoming an educational professional.  Students who pass the Education Basics course have the option to continue by attending the Kenton County Academies of Innovation and Technology Future Educators Academy during the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. 

 

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                                                                Students Today @ Edgewood          

                                                10th Grade Scholars from Simon Kenton, Dixie Heights, & Scott High Schools

 

 

 

 

The second course in the Future Educator sequence is offered at the Edgewood campus to sophomores from all three Kenton County High Schools.  This course helps students understand how today’s students learn.  Topics include, but are not limited to: child psychology, lifespan and developmental psychology, multiple intelligences, and Bloom’s Taxonomy.  This class is only offered in the Kenton County Academies of Innovation and Technology.  Students must also enroll in a mathematics and English course in the Academy (see below).

 

 

 

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The Art of Teaching @ Edgewood                

                                                11th Grade Scholars from Simon Kenton, Dixie Heights, & Scott High Schools

 

 

 

The third course in the Future Educator sequence is offered at the Edgewood campus to juniors from all three Kenton County High Schools.  This course explores teaching techniques and strategies as they apply to 21st century inquiry-based learning.  This class is only offered in the Kenton County Academies of Innovation and Technology.  Students must also enroll in a mathematics and English course in the Academy (see below).


    

 

Education Capstone @ Edgewood - 12th Grade Scholars from Simon Kenton, Dixie Heights, & Scott H.S.

 

 

SENIOR PRACTICUM WITH CAPSTONE COURSE: The fourth course in the Future Educator Academy is offered for scholars from all three Kenton County High Schools.  This is a practicum-based course where students will practice teaching within the Kenton County School District.  Students will learn about many advanced educational practices including, but not limited to: best practices, classroom management, and Kenton County specific educational programs. This course is part of the Academic Internship Program, and all scholars must apply to be selected.