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What marks do you need to become a High School Teacher?

  1. Mar 11, 2009 #1

    What undergrad marks do you usually need to get into whatever you need to do to become a High School Teacher?

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  3. Mar 11, 2009 #2
    Not very high.
  4. Mar 11, 2009 #3


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    It might depend on what part of the world you're in.
  5. Mar 11, 2009 #4
    I live in Canada (Ontario).
  6. Mar 11, 2009 #5


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    To get into an education program in a Canadian university, usually you don't need the most competative average. It's likely in the same ballpark as obtaining admission to a science or arts program. Some universities offer "after" degrees - a one or two year program that you can take after finishing a different degree.

    To get a job, I don't know how heavily they weigh your marks. I think more weight is placed on experience and general teaching skill sets.
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