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2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Instructional Practice, Grades K-5 with ELL (30 hrs)

Instructional Practice (30 hours)

The M.Ed. in Instructional Practice is an initial licensure program designed for the post-baccalaureate individual who has a desire to teach, but who lacks the certification required by the state. The coursework, curriculum and instruction are designed around the conceptual framework (C.A.R.E.- Craft of Teaching, Attitudes and Values, Relationships and Essential Knowledge). Successful completion of the program and appropriate field experience provide students with the credentials for licensure in early childhood education (PreK-3), elementary education (K-5), with an emphasis in ELL, middle grades education (6-8), STEM, most secondary (6-12) disciplines and preK-12 in some designated areas.

Course Requirements

All M.Ed. students take the following two courses as non-credit, no-charge, and pass/fail, one during their first semester and one during the semester in which they graduate:

Initial Core

Required for all candidates seeking initial teacher licensure (15 hours)