Mar 15, 2018

Substitute Authorization Class

March 23, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

March 24 & 25, 2018, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Substitute Authorization

Iowa City Educational Services Center
1725 N. Dodge St.
Iowa City, Iowa

This course is designed to meet the requirements for the Substitute Authorization. The course addresses the four components required by the Board of Educational Examiners including Classroom Management, Diversity, Ethics and Strategies for Learning.

Upon successful completion of the program, the participant may apply to the Board of Educational Examiners for authorization to substitute teach. Iowalicensure also requires a state and federal background check. Receiving a Substitute Authorization will allow an individual to substitute PK-12 for no more than five consecutive days in one job assignment and no more than 10 of 30 days in one assignment. An individual who holds a Paraeducator Certificate AND completes this course will be authorized to substitute in the special education classroom in which the individual paraeducator is employed. Additional fees for certification, background checks and mandatory reporter training apply.

Persons with B.S. or B.A. outside of Education who want to substitute PK-12, and Certified Paraeducators who want to become authorized to substitute teach in the special education classroom to which they are assigned.

Instructor: Brad Colton

Register Online:
Course Number: 3268-17-07
Registration Deadline: 6:00 a.m. on March 16, 2018
Credit: SA, PR - 1 Sem. Hr.

• A materials fee of $35 is included in other fees.
• Total for Substitute Authorization $135
• Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.