All courses carry three credits, unless otherwise indicated.
Option Two: For candidates who pass the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure Communications and Literacy Test, one Subject Matter Test (5-8) or (8-12), and the Foundations of Reading Test.
(Minimum at Elms College: 18 credits)
General Curriculum Emphasis:
EDU 100 Introduction to Schooling and Education
PSY 214 Children's Learning and Development
PSY 335 Psychology of Adolescence
EDU 330 Secondary Curriculum
EDU 333 Middle School Curriculum and Instruction
EDU 307 Current Approaches to Reading and Language Arts
EDU 308 Beginning Reading and Writing
EDU 311 Writing Workshop
EDU 313 Advanced Developmental Reading in Middle and Secondary Schools
Moderate Special Needs Emphasis:
EDU 319 Students with Special Needs
EDU 342 Assessment of Students
EDU 343 Models of Inclusion )
PSY 313 Psychology of Behavioral Management
EDU 360 Seminar in Professional Education
EDU 468 Teacher of Students with Moderate Special Needs 5-12, Initial Practicum (9 credits)
We are a Catholic liberal arts college founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, Massachusetts.