The middle grades teacher education licensure program with a concentration in English/Language Arts provides appropriate learning experiences to meet the needs, capabilities, and interests of middle grades students studying English and language arts. The program is designed to assist individuals in acquiring knowledge, developing skills and dispositions within a learning environment focused on active involvement and integrated learning activities.

Requirements
To complete the middle grades English/Language Arts teacher education program, students must complete the requirements for their chosen major as well as the following licensure requirements.

Students must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll.

Refer to the Undergraduate Course Catalogue for official information about licensure requirements.

English/Language Arts, (6-9) Licensure

 

From the General Eduation Requirements

 

The general education requirements of the College including these specific courses in the following areas:

Humanities and Social Sciences

Arts and Aesthetics

Choose from any 3 credit hour Arts and Aesthetics elective, including:

Health and Physical Learning

English Major Concentration Courses – 22-24 hours 

or

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

Select one from:

Additional Electives from an approved list for majors (suggested only)

Professional Education Requirements for Middle Graded Education

 

Professional Education, General

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

Professional Education Methods

3-5 credit hours of Professional Education, Methods as appropriate to the required concentration

Internship – last semester of teacher education program

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

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Assistant Professor; Department Head, Education
207-B Ledford
(919) 760-8061
bowerhea@meredith.edu
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