Because teachers and administrators should be the chief learners—the first students—in the educational system, every certification offered by the Cowan Center™ for primary and secondary educators will be designed to awaken a sense of liberal learning and deepen professional knowledge as well as develop reading, thinking, writing, and speaking skills.

The “Beyond Measure: the Cowan Philosophy of Education” class enables primary and secondary teachers and administrators who have completed both July Sue Rose Summer Institutes to earn the first rank of Cowan Center™ certification, that of Cowan Teacher™.