Childhood Education (1-6) Initial Certification

Teacher of Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) Initial certification - M.S.

New York State registered program code: 25663

HEGIS Code: 0802.00 {Elementary Education, General}

Certification with New York State is for initial certification in childhood education.

Required courses (36 credits):

Credits

EDU 500

Apprentice Field Experience in Childhood Inclusive Classroom

0

EDU 502

Theoretical Foundations and Teaching Practices of Regular and Special Education for Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

3

EDU 503

Science Curriculum and Methods for Childhood Diverse Learners Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6

3

EDU 504

Interdisciplinary Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6 and Middle Childhood Teaching Methods for Diverse Learners

3

EDU 505

Advanced Methods of Teaching Mathematics in Inclusive Early Childhood, Childhood and Middle Childhood Classrooms

3

EDU 506A(6 cr)

Integrated Language Arts and Reading for the Inclusive Classroom of Diverse Learners in Early Childhood and Childhood Settings

6

EDU 509

Curriculum and Methods of Teaching Social Studies in Birth-Grade 2, Childhood in Inclusive Classrooms

3

EDU 513

Meeting the Needs of Culturally Diverse Students in Inclusive Classrooms in Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

3

Complete either EDU 521 or EDU 522*:

3

EDU 521

Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers Birth-2, Childhood 1-6, Adolesence 7-12

*

OR

 

EDU 522

Advanced Design Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers

*

EDU 537

Diverse Abilities and Needs of Students in Inclusive Classrooms Birth Grade 2, Childhood 6 and Adolescence 7-12

3

EDU 500 (CR) Apprentice Field Experience in EArly Childhood/Childhood Inclusive Classrooms (40 hrs)

EDU 550A

Pre-Professional Childhood Field Experiences in Inclusive Classrooms

0

EDU 551A

Student Teaching Childhood Grades 1-3 (full-time teaching experience)

3

EDU 552A

Student Teaching Childhood Grades 4-6 (full-time teaching experience)

3

EDU 553A

Student Teaching Seminar - Early Childhood (Birth-Grade 2) and Childhood 1-6

0

Total credits required:

36

A total of 100 hours of observation/participation in a field school are required prior to beginning student teaching.

*Designed for candidates who have classroom teaching experience and are knowledgeable in technology.

All candidates are required by NYSED to have experience in a "high-needs" school setting. These schools/districts are designated as such by NYSED.

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