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Intervention Specialist Endorsement

Important Cohort Timeline Information

  • June – Intervention Specialist Endorsement Application Window Opens  **COHORT IS FULL. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.** 
  • July - Application Window Closes 7/31 & New Intervention Specialist Endorsement Cohorts Confirmed
  • August through May – Intervention Specialist Endorsement Courses in Session

The Intervention Specialist Endorsement at Metro RESA is a GaPSC approved preparation program that provides approved candidates with the coursework and related field experience required to add the Intervention Specialist Endorsement to a current Georgia Educator Certificate.  The program is open to an educator holding a clear, renewable Georgia certificate (level 4 or higher) that meets these requirements:

Induction, Professional, Advanced Professional, or Lead Professional teaching certificate in:

  • Elementary Education (P-5)
  • Special Education General Curriculum Elementary Education (P-5)
  • Middle Grades Education (with a language arts and/or mathematics area of concentration), or
  • Special Education General Curriculum (with a language arts and/or mathematics concentration)

Intervention Specialist Endorsement Flyer

For more information, contact the Metro RESA Intervention Specialist Endorsement Coordinator, Wendy Cox.

Meet the Coordinator


Wendy Cox, Metro RESA Intervention Specialist Endorsement Coordinator

Wendy serves as the Intervention Specialist Endorsement Program Coordinator. Her background is in professional learning, teacher mentoring, instructional coaching, and school reform. During her twenty years in the Cobb County School District, she served as a teacher, academic coach, and District-Level Professional Learning Supervisor. Wendy is an adjunct instructor for Berry College in the Educational Leadership and Curriculum & Instruction graduate-level programs. She also owns Speckled Mosaic, an educational consulting company. She feels fortunate to continue working with teachers, coaches, and administrators as a consultant, professional developer, and trainer.  When she isn’t busy coaching or teaching, she is enjoying time with her husband and their two sons.