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Middle School Endorsement

This program completes an endorsement for middle school (grades five through eight) in the state of Iowa. The holder of this endorsement is authorized to teach ALL subjects in grades five through eight with the following exceptions

  • Art
  • Industrial Arts
  • Music
  • Reading
  • Physical Education
  • Special Education

Program Options

The middle school endorsement is an add-on endorsement to the Iowa General Elementary Endorsement (K-6) license or the Iowa Secondary Level Endorsements (7-12). The candidate for this endorsement must currently hold either a valid Iowa teacher's license at the elementary or secondary level, or is currently seeking endorsement at the elementary or secondary level.

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Todd Hodgkinson, PhD
Assistant Professor, Teaching & Learning
1-800-44-DRAKE, X4565

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February 22, 2018
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