AMERICA’S TYPICAL TEACHER

| June 11, 2019

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A teacher endorsement is an ad-on statement that appears on a teacher certification. When you go to apply for a teaching position through your state’s department of education or county, you will notice a little number next to the certification.

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State Fair Community College

State Fair Community College is a public, nonprofit college that serves the educational needs of 14 counties in west central Missouri. More than 5,000 students choose SFCC each year because of small classes, superb educators, a beautiful campus, and one of the lowest tuition rates and fees in the state. In addition to the Sedalia campus, classes are offered in Boonville, Clinton, Lake of the Ozarks, Warsaw, at Whiteman Air Force in Knob Noster, and online. SFCC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission; visit hlcommission.org.

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How to Teach Artificial Intelligence

Article | February 17, 2020

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State Fair Community College

State Fair Community College is a public, nonprofit college that serves the educational needs of 14 counties in west central Missouri. More than 5,000 students choose SFCC each year because of small classes, superb educators, a beautiful campus, and one of the lowest tuition rates and fees in the state. In addition to the Sedalia campus, classes are offered in Boonville, Clinton, Lake of the Ozarks, Warsaw, at Whiteman Air Force in Knob Noster, and online. SFCC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission; visit hlcommission.org.

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