Welcome! This "DENIMS' Professional EDUCATORS ONLINE" group is for teachers, substitute teachers, professors, instructors, educational administrators, teacher assistants, paraprofessionals, and other related employees working in any public or private school, college, university, technical school, etc. who are members of DiamondDel's educational services professional network. Our mission and purpose is to identify and recruit eligible online professionals into the teaching profession and provide assistance and mentoring to assure successful completion of the teacher certification process required by each of our 50 states. DENIMS vision is to have from each state a DENIMS "Teacher Preparation and Certification Expert to serve as dedicated mentors for online career changers whose ultimate career goal and desire is TO TEACH. Come to discuss, examine, and ask questions about similarities/differences in each state's regular & alternative certification requirements.