Academic Programs

Academic Affairs Division

Online Teacher Education Opportunities in Reading, Special Education and ESOL

  • Add-on Certificate in Special Education
    The University of Georgia’s Special Education Training on the Web (SETWEB) is intended for educators who currently have a teaching certificate and are teaching special education on a provisional basis.

    Contact: Theresa Miller-Program Coordinator, 706-542-4970,

  • ESOL Endorsement Certificate Program
    Georgia’s Business to Teaching and the Department of Language Education collaborate to offer certified teachers and UGA students an ESOL Endorsement Certificate online.

    Contact: Joel Taxel-ESOL Program Coordinator, 706-542-4511,

  • Reading Endorsement
    North Georgia College and State University has developed a 3 course program intended for Georgia’s P-16 teachers in which students can earn Staff Development Units (SDUs) or graduate credit hours.

    Contact: Dr. Toni Bellon,

  • Interrelated Special Education
    Another option for those who hold a provisional certificate in special education or a clear renewable certificate to teach in any discipline. The Teacher Certification Program (TCP) is a collaborative effort of Armstrong Atlantic State University, Georgia Public Broadcasting’s Education Services Division and The Learning House.

    Contact: Dr. Pamela Harwood, 912-961-3066,