Academic Pathways

How Do I Become a Teacher

Tip Sheet

For detailed information about the educational steps and registration requirements to become a teacher in Ontario, read our tip sheet How Do I Become a Teacher.

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Quick Facts

  • As of 2015, Teacher Education programs are now 4 semesters.
  • Many applications to Teacher Education programs require additional documentation such as personal statements of experience and letters of reference.
  • Not every Faculty of Education offers training for every teaching division or teaching subject. Ensure that you research program offerings at each institution.

Do you have more questions about the educational steps required to be a teacher and how to get there?

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