MPCC Offers Training for Substitute Teaching Certificates

Mid-Plains Community College is offering two of the classes needed to obtain a substitute teaching certificate from the Nebraska Department of Education.

Issues of Unity and Diversity fulfills the human relations training requirement while Intro to Professional Education can be applied to the professional education course requirement.

The classes are available through any MPCC campus location. They are hybrids, meaning they contain a distance learning or in-class experience in addition to an online component.

Classroom sessions are scheduled for 4-6:30 p.m. MT in Ogallala and Imperial and from 5 7:30 p.m. CT at MPCC’s campuses in McCook, North Platte, Broken Bow and Valentine.

Substitute teaching certificates are issued through NDE and are valid for three years. They allow for 90 days of teaching per school year.

Those interested in pursuing the classes offered through MPCC can contact, (308) 535-3701 in North Platte, (308) 345-8110 in McCook or any community campus for more information or to register.