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Pre-Professional Teacher Licensure Program Snapshot - Elementary Education

Description:

The Elementary Education Program prepares candidates to teach students in grades PreK-6. Drawn from research and theories in child development, teaching, and learning, the course work and field experiences prepare teacher candidates to employ an cross disciplinary approach to instruction that reflects an understanding of the diverse nature of learners and their families. 

Undergraduate Major(s): Interdisciplinary Liberal Studies

Offering Academic Unit: Department of Early, Elementary and Reading Education

Education Licensure: M.A.

Offering Academic Unit for Education: Department of Early, Elementary and Reading Education

Undergraduate Catalog Website: http://www.jmu.edu/catalog/15/academic-units/eere.shtml#ElementaryEducation

Coordinator: Michelle Hughes

Notes: All students pursuing a teacher licensure program must meet with their major adviser and an education adviser. Students must apply to teacher education and be accepted before they can take education courses.