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.