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FGCU Offers Online Prep Course for School Media Specialists

WHO Florida Gulf Coast University's Office of Continuing Education and Off-Campus Programs in collaboration with the College of Education, for the public

WHAT Online course to help teachers and librarians understand the role of the media specialist in schools and prepare them for the endorsement exam, 6 hours per week, 36 hours total.

WHEN July 5 to Aug. 22

WHERE Register online at; or call (239) 425-3270

WHY Available 24/7. The program is convenient and accessible from any computer. Students will obtain feedback from the instructor, an expert in the field, to help strengthen specific skill sets. The course prepares students to successfully pass and receive the State of Florida Media Specialist endorsement.

Course fee is $800 (excludes textbook). Deadline is July 1.

The textbook, "Information Power: Building Partnerships for Learning," is available for purchase at for $42 plus shipping.

CONTACT Chris Gallagher at (239) 425-3270

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