Graduate Catalog 2010


3.4 Montessori Education Certification Program

Track I: Teachers seeking an M.A.T., a Montessori Diploma/Certification, and State Licensure, Pre-K-3.

Montessori Education Certification, Track I Hours
 
Education Core   9
EDU 5010 Contemporary Issues in Education 3  
EDU 5800 Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners 3  
EDU 5056 Research in Education 3  
Montessori Courses **   30
EDU 5626 Foundations of Montessori Education 3  
EDU 5636 Integrating Self and Community 3  
EDU 5646 Sensory Exploration 3  
EDU 5656 Literacy Curriculum and Instruction 3  
EDU 5666 Math and Science Curriculum and Instruction 3  
EDU 5676 Cultural Subjects 3  
EDU 5686 Child, Society, and the World 3  
EDU 5696 Methods of Observation 3  
EDU 5716 Practicum 3  
EDU 5726 Practicum 3  
** Also required: 1) Comprehensive Exams; 2) 6 week Student Teaching Placement/Seminar in a 1-3 classroom.    
TOTAL HOURS   39


Track II: Teachers seeking an M.A.T., and a Montessori Diploma/Certification.

Montessori Education Certification, Track II Hours
 
Education Core   9
EDU 5010 Contemporary Issues in Education 3  
EDU 5800 Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners 3  
EDU 5056 Research in Education 3  
Montessori Courses **   30
EDU 5626 Foundations of Montessori Education 3  
EDU 5636 Integrating Self and Community 3  
EDU 5646 Sensory Exploration 3  
EDU 5656 Literacy Curriculum and Instruction 3  
EDU 5666 Math and Science Curriculum and Instruction 3  
EDU 5676 Cultural Subjects 3  
EDU 5686 Child, Society, and the World 3  
EDU 5696 Methods of Observation 3  
EDU 5716 Practicum 3  
EDU 5726 Practicum 3  
** Also required: Comprehensive Exams    
TOTAL HOURS   39


Track III: Teachers seeking a Montessori Diploma/Certification

Montessori Education Certification, Track III Hours
 
Required Montessori Courses **    
EDU 5626 Foundations of Montessori Education 3  
EDU 5636 Integrating Self and Community 3  
EDU 5646 Sensory Exploration 3  
EDU 5656 Literacy Curriculum and Instruction 3  
EDU 5666 Math and Science Curriculum and Instruction 3  
EDU 5676 Cultural Subjects 3  
EDU 5686 Child, Society, and the World 3  
EDU 5696 Methods of Observation 3  
EDU 5716 Practicum 3  
EDU 5726 Practicum 3  
** Also required: Comprehensive Exams    
TOTAL HOURS   30

3.5 Post Baccalaureate but Licensure only.

See the Undergraduate Bulletin.