24:28:12:11.  Requirements to complete CTE alternative certificate effective July 1, 2019. The applicant for CTE alternative certificate shall:


          (1)  Complete a minimum of 12 transcripted credit hours from a regionally-accredited institution of higher education with a grade of C or higher in the following: nine credits in methods of CTE and a mentored internship, each to include adolescent psychology, classroom management, student assessment, and differentiated instruction to be completed in the first two years of employment; and three credits  in South Dakota Indian studies;


          (2)  Pass the state-designated pedagogy test;


          (3)  Adhere to the South Dakota Code of Professional Ethics for Teachers pursuant to chapter 24:08:03; and


          (4)  Receive signoff from the applicant's employing public or department-accredited school.


          These requirements are effective July 1, 2019. Prior to July 1, 2019, the applicant may complete the requirements of this section to obtain CTE alternative certification.


          Source: 43 SDR 175, effective July 3, 2017.

          General Authority: SDCL 13-1-12.1, 13-42-3.

          Law Implemented: SDCL 13-1-12.1, 13-1-48, 13-42-1 to 13-42-4, inclusive, 13-43-5, 13-43-5.1.