IMPACT

Improvement Science Propels Achievement and Critical Thinking

Are you a certified English Language Arts educator interested in improving your instructional practices and receiving a monthly stipend while doing so? The Voorhees Center of Excellence for Educator Preparation & Innovation’s (EPI) Impact Pathway may be for you.

INCENTIVES
IMPACT
V-NET
Micro-credentials* for
Certified Educators
11-month Residency**
Living Stipend***
Fellow Supports:
Virtual Coaches
and Mentor Teachers
Offers Master of Education in Teaching and Learning
INCENTIVES
IMPACT
V-NET
RISE 1: Competency-Based Training
RISE 2: Alternative Certification Support
Micro-credentials* for
Certified Educators
11-month Residency**
Living Stipend***
Fellow Supports:
Virtual Coaches
and Mentor Teachers
Offers Master of Education in Teaching and Learning

* Micro-credentials are competency-based, self-paced recognitions that allow educators an opportunity to demonstrate mastery of a particular skill. For every one (1) micro-credential that a Fellow completes, he or she will receive 12 renewal credits.  Earn six (6) micro-credentials total, two (2) in STEM, and receive a $4,000 stipend. IMPACT: Educators receive a micro-credential in Improvement Science while engaging in self-selected professional development (PD) to address challenges they face in their classroom.

* Micro-credentials are competency-based, self-paced recognitions that allow educators an opportunity to demonstrate mastery of a particular skill. For every one (1) micro-credential that a Fellow completes, he or she will receive 12 renewal credits. Each Pathway (RISE) 1 Fellow will receive a STEAM micro-credential. Earn six (6) micro-credentials total, two (2) in STEM, and receive a $4,000 stipend. Pathway 4: (IMPACT): Educators receive a micro-credential in Improvement Science while engaging in self-selected professional development (PD) to address challenges they face in their classroom.

** Our 11-month residency program allows teacher candidates to co-teach with proven accomplished teachers.  Stipends available for accomplished teachers.

*** IMPACT educators will receive a monthly stipend of $550.

*** Each Pathway 2 candidate will receive an annual living wage stipend of $35,000. IMPACT educators will receive a monthly stipend of $550.

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For more information or to apply, please contact the Voorhees EPI Center at 803.780.1022 or online at www.epipathways.org.

PATHWAY 1 & 2: RISE

Rigorous Instruction Supports Equity

Pathway 1: Competency-based Training

  • Micro-credentials for Certified Educators

Pathway 2: Alternative Certification Support

  • 11-month Residency

  • Living Stipend

  • Fellow Supports: Virtual Coaches and Mentor Teachers

PATHWAY 3: V-NET

Voorhees Network for Enhanced Teaching Program

Master of Education in Teaching and Learning & Alternative Certification Support

  • Master’s Degree

  • Teaching Residency

  • Living Stipend

  • Fellow Supports: Virtual Coaches and Mentor Teachers

PATHWAY 4: IMPACT

Improvement Science Propels Achievement and Critical Thinking

Certified English Language Arts Educators

  • Self-selected Professional Learning/Development

  • Read to Succeed courses

  • Improvement Science Micro-credential

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