California State University – San Marcos announces the launch of International Baccalaureate (IB) Educator Certificate in Teaching & Learning India

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Widening Participation to Global Teacher Studies and Preparation

Hyderabad: 14th March, 2016: California State University, San Marcos (CSUS) announces
today announced the launch of International Baccalaureate Educator Certificate in Teaching
& Learning India in Hyderabad, Telangana State. CSUSM has come up with the fully online
certificate Programme that includes the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years
Programme (MYP), and the Diploma Programme (DP). Candidates completing this
Programme will be prepared to teach in any IB school worldwide, with consideration for
local government teacher credentialing. The program is planned to enable candidates to
reach their dreams and meet the increasing demand for IB teachers worldwide especially in
USA. California State University San Marcos is the only university with India specific
offering and is working to increase the reach of the program.
International Baccalaureate Educator Certificate in Teaching & Learning India is a fully
online, two-semester course of study that can be completed in six months with a non-credit
and credit option. This course will have ten semester units that may transfer to another
university. It provides candidates an opportunity to develop theoretical knowledge through
field study experience which includes lesson plans, materials along with assessments unique
to local curriculum requirements and contexts. It’s a cohort model with deep learning and
interaction with peers along with continual feedback and online support from faculty.

Speaking at the launch Robert Carolin, MA, Executive Director and Associate Dean Office of Global Programs and Services said, “We are extremely pleased to announce the launch ofInternational Baccalaureate (IB) Educator Certificate in Teaching & Learning in India today.
The programme, has gained recognition and respect from the world’s leading universities. It will help in transforming perspectives through experiential learning and enhancing critical thinking, problem solving, communication and collaboration. It is aimed at enhancing the
skill sets of people aspiring to be in education sector and helping them in making a mark in
the global markets. We are confident that the program will receive a fantastic response from
the people here in India”
IB is introduced with an idea to help candidates achieve their strategic aim of increased
access globally and to work with schools and enable them to add an international dimension
to their vocational offerings.
TechElearns based in Chennai is facilitating this program and is responsible for marketing,
outreach and enrollment into this program. For more details call : Arva Chhagan – +91 8754
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For further information, please contact: Konnections
Sarodhya Yadav: 8686080577 / Sunil Kumar M : 9866520337