Endorsements

State-Approved Endorsements and District Contacts

Marion County Public Schools Professional Leadership and Learning Department is pleased to be able to provide Endorsement courses to district employees at no cost. Endorsement courses are available online, face-to-face, or through a blended model, depending on the course. Endorsement courses require 100% attendance and participation for successful course completion. For additional information on your specific requirements to be highly qualified, please contact the MCPS Employment Services Division - Certification Department at (352) 671-7781.

Program Validity Contact Phone Number

Endorsement:

Athletic Coaching

2019 – 2024

James Phillips

(352) 236-0586

Endorsement:

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

2020 – 2025

Cori Boney

(352) 462-3850

Endorsement:

ESOL

2019 – 2024

Shauana Hughes

(352) 671-4171

Endorsement:

Gifted

2020 – 2025

Viviana Prieto

(352) 671-6832

Endorsement:

Reading

2020 - 2025

Jami Brasington (Elementary)

Casey Busha (Secondary)

(352) 671-4152

(352) 867-2139