Teacher Ed Track

Teacher Education Track:

In addition to 40 General Education and Physical Education Requirements:

  • EDUC 200 Foundations of Education and Teaching
  • EDUC 301 Learning Theory
  • BIO 201 Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIO 201 Anatomy and Physiology II
  • EDUC 303 Electronic Instruction
  • SCED 429 Methods of Teaching Reading in the Secondary Context Area I
  • SCED 430 Methods of Teaching Reading in the Secondary Content Area II

Specialization in Teacher Education and Science

  • Acquire and maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.75
  • Evidence of passing Praxis I Core (Reading, Writing, Math) or 3.0 GPA
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Goal Statement (essay)
  • Disposition Survey

Praxis

Elementary majors and Secondary Education candidates are REQUIRED to pass Praxis I tests (Reading, Writing & Mathematics) in order to enroll in methods courses

Elementary Education majors and Secondary Education candidates are REQUIRED to pass Praxis II assessments as a graduation requirement

Internship

  • Secondary Education candidates are required to complete a clinical experience through PDS
  • 100 consecutive days of student teaching practicum