NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

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K-12 Professionals

Super Sub: How to Succeed as a Substitute Teacher

EDUC 792 or 600




Instructor: Dr. Larry Napoleon

Grading: Letter

Spring, Summer & Fall (Ongoing)

Instruction Mode: Correspondence

Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development

NDSU Credit Fee: $290

Partner Class Offered Through Learner's Edge

Course Description:

This course will provide invaluable assistance to substitute teachers seeking to improve their craft. Participants will explore strategies to boost their effectiveness in these important aspects of substitute teaching: classroom procedures, classroom management, and instructional strategies.


As a result of this participation in this course, students should:

1. Understand the legal and professional responsibilities of a substitute teacher

2. Understand effective classroom management strategies

3. Develop lessons/activities to use in the classroom


Required reading for the course includes the following text:
Rude, C. (2008). How to Succeed as a Substitute Teacher: Everything You Need From Start to Finish.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press


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