Learning to Teach

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Category: Techniques & Tactics

Whether you are interested in a full- or part-time teaching position, find the practical steps to get an overview on a teaching career in the PRSA Educators Academy webinar, “Learning to Teach.” Join instructors Terri Lynn Johnson, APR, associate professor, Eastern Illinois University, and Bonita Neff, Ph.D., associate professor, Valparaiso University, Communications Department in this webinar and:

  • Discover the academic credentials necessary for different teaching situations, and how to earn them.
  • Understand the role of an educator.
  • Learn how to find part- and full-time teaching positions.
  • Learn how to navigate the classroom, and move through the teaching ranks.


Terri L. Johnson, APR, associate professor, Eastern Illinois University

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With 29 years of teaching experience, Johnson also has taught for Butler University, Indiana University and Ball State University. Previously, she served as a public information director for the Indiana State Highway Commission and as an assistant press secretary and speechwriter to Indiana Governor Otis Bowen. She is the immediate past chair of the Educators Academy, and has served PRSA as a Chapter president.


Bonita Neff, Ph.D., associate professor, Valparaiso University



Participants earn 1.0 APR Maintenance Credit for a webinar. Learn more about Accreditation maintenance.