Dear GKT Readiness Course Participant,

Welcome to your iTeach Professional Learning GKT Readiness Course.  This online, six-week, self-paced course is designed to help you prepare to take the Reading, Math, or ELS/Essay General Knowledge Test subtest on the Florida Teacher Certification Exam. The information below will help you get started and be successful in the course.

Course Expectations:

Your course is organized into several modules to be completed over six weeks.  On average, you should expect to spend approximately three-five hours per week reviewing subtest competencies and practicing tested skills. ­­­

Step 1: Register for Your Course:

  1. Go to https://iteach.usf.edu/ftce/
  2. Click on the course you would like to enroll in
  3. At the bottom of the page, choose the session you would like to attend
  4. Click the +Add to Cart button at the bottom right of the page
  5. Click +Add Attendee at the bottom right of the page
  6. Complete the Personal Information fields – be sure to use your official USF email address
  7. Click the Submit button at the bottom right of the page
  8. Add the Promotional Code in the box at the bottom right of the page
  9. Click Apply Code
  10. Enter the Enter Validation Code # (Enter “0000” if not applicable)
  11. Click Checkout at the bottom right of the page
  12. Fill in the Billing Information
  13. Click Next at the bottom right of the page
  14. Click Submit Order

Step 2:  Set Up Your Canvas Account:

  1. iTeach Professional Learning courses are housed at https://canvas.instructure.com/
  2. A day or two before your course begins, you will receive a Course Invitation email (at your USF email address) from Instructure Canvas
  3. Click the Get Started button
  4. Click the green Accept button at the top of the page
  5. Fill in the Welcome Aboard! information and click the blue Register button at the bottom of the page. (Make sure to save your password somewhere safe!)

Troubleshooting:

Once you have logged into your account, you can access Canvas help.  To do so:

  1. Click the Help link, located on the gray navigation bar, at the bottom left hand side of the HOME page
  2. Choose either Search the Canvas Guides for answers to common questions or Report a Problem

If you have trouble registering and/or setting up your Canvas account, email us at TIM@fcit.us or call 813-974-3284.