Certification Requirements

 

Students who wish to receive an AFSEL teaching certificate (which complies with the Board of Jewish Education National Board of Licensure) must complete the following requirements:


  • Torah: 6 semesters
  • Navi: 4 semesters
  • Ketubim: 2 semesters
  • Jewish History: 2 semesters
  • Jewish Law: 3 semesters(including Jewish Law and Education)
  • Hebrew: 4 semesters
  • Jewish Philosophy: 2 semesters
  • Methodology(includes observations and student teaching): 6 semesters
  • Advanced Torah: 2 semesters
  • Survey of Exegesis: 2 semesters
  • Proficiency Exams in Torah and NaviSelf-paced study
  • SMARTBoard Proficiency  
  • NYS Child Abuse Workshop 
  • CPR/First Aid 
  • Intro to Psychology
  • Developmental/Child Psychology​​