Earn an elementary social studies endorsement and open your students' eyes to the world around them.

Now that you’re a certified elementary educator in Michigan, would you like to do more with your teaching certificate?

If you’re interested in teaching social studies we can help. The state of Michigan requires certified educators to have an RX endorsement for their teaching certificate to be able to teach social studies classes. Our post-baccalaureate elementary social studies program is designed to help you prepare for the test you’ll need to pass before applying for an RX endorsement.

This program uses a combination of proven educational methods and modern, innovative instructional technology to help you prepare for the test as quickly as possible. After you finish the program and pass the required test, you’ll be ready to apply for your RX endorsement.

As a certified elementary instructor, an RX endorsement allows you to teach social studies classes to students in grades 6-8.

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Post-Baccalaureate - Elementary Social Studies - Additional Endorsement

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