Education Studies

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The Education Studies major is designed for students who do not need teacher certification because they do not intend to teach in the United States, or whose career goal is to hold a paraprofessional position in a school, or who intend to go directly into an MAT program.

The program does not require completion of Praxis I, Praxis II, student teaching, or the methods courses.

Student Learning Outcomes of Program

  • Candidates will collect and analyze data from multiple methods of assessment in order to effectively interpret continuous improvement.
  • Candidates will understand and recognize human diversity and develop professional knowledge and effective practices for student growth.
  • Candidates will seek appropriate leadership roles and opportunities while utilizing collaboration with all stakeholders (families, students, colleagues, and community) in order to ensure learner growth.
  • Candidates will understand and demonstrate central concepts utilizing tools of inquiry and foundations of the disciplines they teach in order to create experiences for student growth and mastery.
  • Candidates will plan instruction using pedagogical constructs that will promote rigorous learning for all students in content areas and cross curriculum.
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Last updated: 08/09/2021