Elementary teaching requires a wide knowledge base. You will learn foundational theories about child development and schooling. Additionally, you will learn cutting edge methods for teaching and supporting children in learning to read and write effectively, apply mathematical skills, and achieve the processes and knowledge involved in social studies and science.
A degree in elementary education prepares students to teach students in the elementary grades, making you eligible for teacher certification in:
Dr. Roland Sintos Coloma
Chair and Professor, Department of Teacher Education