DragonsTeach Middle Years Minor

About the Minor

This minor can be coupled with a variety of majors. It will provide an opportunity to explore middle level education and to develop core knowledge and practices in education. Successful DTMY Education minor candidates may choose to build upon the requirements of this minor to further their education and complete PA Instructional I teacher certification in grades 4-8 through the School of Education's other minor, DragonsTeach Middle Years Certification Minor.

Program Requirements

Introductory Courses
ESTM 201DragonsTeach: Step 11.5
ESTM 210DragonsTeach: Step 21.5
Special Education and English Language Learner Courses
EDEX 142Special Education Foundations: Referral and Assessment3.0
EDEX 344Inclusionary Practices for Exceptional Students3.0
EDEX 368 [WI] Literacy and Content Skill Development PK-123.0
EDUC 365Foundations in Instructing English Language Learners3.0
Pedagogy Courses
EDUC 223Teaching the Middle School Child3.0
EDUC 308Creating a Positive Classroom Climate3.0
EDUC 316Teaching in Urban Contexts 3.0
Total Credits24.0
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