The Slingerland Extended Practicum Classes were created for those seeking certification as a Certified Slingerland Teacher or those needing additional support in implementation of the Slingerland® Approach with students. Scheduled for a nine (9) month period, class will begin October 1 and go through mid-June of the following year.
The minimum requirements for participants accepted into the Extended Practicum Class is satisfactory completion of the Introductory Level Comprehensive Class and submission of a Certification Interest and Instructor Approval form. Detailed class information and objectives for the practicum classes can be found here.
Upon acceptance to an Extended Practicum Class, participants will be assigned to a coach(es) for the entirety of the class. Participants will also be required to connect with their coach through the Institute's video collaboration platform. Access information for the platform will be provided upon receipt of the registration.
Graduate level extension credit will be available for the Extended Practicum Classes. The cost for the credit is an additional fee paid directly to the University of San Diego. Enrollment for USD extension credit will be available by September 15, 2021.
Non-discrimination Policy: Slingerland® Institute for Literacy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and other programs.