Rule 24:15:06:21 K-12 South Dakota Indian studies education endorsement.
South Dakota Indian studies education endorsement. A K‑12 South
Dakota Indian studies education endorsement requires a South Dakota Indian
studies methodology course in addition to 12 semester hours in the language,
history, culture, and literature of South Dakota American Indians. Study in the
developmental characteristics of K-12 learners and a practicum, internship, or
student teaching inclusive of K-12 learners is required in addition to the 12
hours, if not previously completed. Verified teaching experience in K-12 South
Dakota Indian studies within the five-year period immediately preceding
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; 27 SDR 32,
effective October 11, 2000; transferred from § 24:16:08:44, 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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