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Have you ever thought of going back to school? It's something that I have been thinking about for a while now, and I think now is the right time. I figure I can take the basics at a local college, and then apply online to a school where I can get a Master of Arts in Teaching degree. That's right, I think I might want to become a teacher.
"The USC Rossier School of Education’s MAT@USC offers current educators and aspiring teachers the prestige of earning a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from an elite research university with the convenience and flexibility of studying online."
How cool is that? I know it will be hard work, but it will also be rewarding. The school offers a tuition reimbursement program, which I will definitely be looking into, even though I hope to qualify for some grants or scholarships. They also have an accelerated program, which can be completed in as little as 12 months. I know there is so much program information I still need to look through, but I am a little excited about it. Studying from home is ideal, too, because I can do the mom thing at the same time.
I just hope that I don't let my fear of public speaking and my extreme shyness get in my way. One step at a time, I guess, and maybe one day I will be a member of the USC Trojan family.