USBE has instituted a reimbursement program for teachers getting their endorsements. You qualify to get reimbursed the full $500 if you pass with a C or better, IF YOUR DISTRICT is willing to work with USBE. Contact your district for details and for verification that you will be reimbursed. UtSTA, will NOT be reimbursing you. If your district does not participant in this new program, the $500 is not refundable.
Genetics is the study of heredity and how traits are passed from one generation to another, how these traits are affected by environmental factors, and the molecular basis for these traits. It requires a knowledge of both Biology and Chemistry to fully understand the concepts presented.
This is a content and classroom teaching course. Emphasis is on best practices used to teach genetics in your classroom. Lesson plan creation is required.
This Online Endorsement Course meets the Utah State Science Endorsement Course Requirements for:
- Biology: Heredity and/or Genetics
Upon successful completion, the participants will receive 3.0 Southern Utah University Credits for EDUC 9999 Science: Genetics (included in the cost of the course).
NOTE: If you are not a current member of UtSTA you can renew your membership or join the Utah Science Teachers Association today ($10-15/year) and save money on your registration costs. To join today, CLICK HERE.
By registering and paying, you agree that if you are not able to attend you will cancel at least 2 weeks before the class starts or your registration fees will be forfeited. Courses dropped after classes have started are non refundable.