This online course provides training for individuals who wish to become substitute teachers or teacher’s assistants in the public school system. Topics include reading lesson plans, classroom management, teacher-student and teacher-parent relations, and more. The course is self-paced and materials can be completed any time between the start and end dates. A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion. Required textbook: Wong, Harry K., and Rosemary T. Wong. How to Be an Effective Teacher. The First Days of School, 2009. ISBN: 978-0-9764233-1-7 (Cost $36). Please call 910-898-9672 for information about upcoming Effective Teacher Training classes or to get your name on a waiting list.