The holder of a single subject teaching credential or a standard secondary teaching credential may, with his or her consent, be assigned by action of the governing board to teach classes in grades 5 to 8, inclusive, in a middle school, if he or she has a minimum of 12 semester units, or six upper division or graduate units, of coursework at an accredited institution in the subject to which he or she is assigned.
(Amended by Stats. 1992, Ch. 759, Sec. 18.)