Education Department

"Educating Tomorrow's Teachers"

The mission of the Education Department is to develop reflective decision-makers who are passionate, ethical school leaders, well-prepared in the scholarship, methodology, and professionalism of teaching to successfully cultivate the diverse gifts of each student.

TEACHER PREPARATION

The undergraduate teacher education program offers an Elementary Education major (grades K-6) and a Secondary Education minor (grades 5-12).  The Indiana Developmental Standards for Educators are those recommended by the Office of Educator Licensing and Development, Indiana Department of Education.

ACCREDITATION

All teacher education programs are approved by Indiana Department of Education Office of Educator Licensing and Development (OELD) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).