Iowa Wesleyan College, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa
Secondary English Education
Necessary Job Skills
Teachers must have patience, a firm knowledge of content and pedagogy, the ability to communicate well with students and parents, organization, and flexibility.
In order to earn a teaching degree, one must earn a Bachelor's degree. This requires four years of schooling. In order to earn a degree in a specific area, such as English, the student takes a number of specialized English education courses.