Teacher Qualifications and Application Process
If you're an experienced and energetic teacher dedicated to challenging yourself and your students, participating in the Senior to Sophomore (S2S) program can be one of the most rewarding learning experiences in your career.
Characteristics of S2S Teachers
Typically, S2S teachers are lifelong learners committed to staying current with pedagogy and content through reading, research, and ongoing professional development. They also highly value participation in a vibrant community of learners. Each high school instructor is paired with a SCSU faculty member who serves as the faculty of record and colleague/partner to the S2S instructor. Faculty partners work with S2S instructors to ensure that department requirements, learning objectives, prerequisites, etc., are met.
Senior to Sophomore high school faculty must meet the requirements of, and must be approved by the SCSU department in the appropriate content area.
New (as of 01.01.2016) S2S High School Instructors:
Current S2S High School Instructors will need to meet the requirements outlined above by the HLC required date. For more information on this please contact S2S Interim Director, Susan Jordahl at email@example.com or 320.308.5535.
Teachers who are interested in participating in the Senior to Sophomore program must submit the following:
All materials should be sent to the Senior to Sophomore program office at:
Application materials are forwarded to the sponsoring department. The SCSU department makes final decisions concerning the appointment of S2S instructors. S2S applicants will be notified of the department’s decision.
For more information and/or to discuss the application process, please contact the S2S Program Interim Director, Susan Jordahl, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 320-308-5535.