Rule 24:15:06:03 Kindergarten education endorsement.
education endorsement. A kindergarten education endorsement requires
completion of nine semester hours in early childhood education, including a
course in kindergarten education, and a practicum, internship, or student
teaching in kindergarten. Verified teaching experience in kindergarten within
the five-year period immediately preceding the application may be accepted in
lieu of the above field experiences at the equivalency of one year’s teaching
experience for one semester hour credit for a maximum of three semester hours
of the total credit hours required. No state test is required or available to
validate this endorsement.
25 SDR 13, adopted July 21, 1998, effective September 1, 2000; transferred from
§ 24:16:08:07, 30 SDR 211, effective July 5, 2004; 32 SDR 41, effective
September 11, 2005; 36 SDR 169, effective May 11, 2010.
Authority: SDCL 13-1-12.1, 13-42-3.
Implemented: SDCL 13-42-3, 13-42-4.
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