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Apply to the NE Ohio ACHIEVE

The June 2021 Cohort application deadline is Dec 1, 2020


  • Applications will only be accepted online
  • If you miss the deadline, please contact the office

2021 Cohort Application — APPLY NOW

Application requirements

In addition to basic demographic and teaching experience information, you will need to provide the following information:

1. Previous universities/colleges

Provide the following information for ALL universities and/or colleges you have attended (including The University of Akron).

  • Name and location of institution
  • Major
  • Dates attended
  • Degree awarded
  • Date completed (or anticipated)
  • GPA of 3.0 in your most recent program with 12 credit hour min in coursework required

2. Short answer questions

  • Briefly explain why you are interested in a TESOL Endorsement
  • Briefly explain what you expect to get out of this training

3. Essay response (350-500 words) addressing the following question

  • What are your thoughts and beliefs about how to best meet the needs of English Learners in your classroom?

4. Official transcripts

  • Please send official transcripts from any university you list on your application (other than The University of Akron) to:

Nancy A. Lupi
Project Coordinator
The University of Akron
Department of Curricular & Instructional Studies
Zook Hall, Room 313
Akron, OH 44325-4205

2021 Cohort Application — APPLY NOW