If you are interested in being a part of your community as a teacher, teacher leader, or researcher, study with the Department of Educational Theory and Practice. We are home to initial certification programs at the bachelor's and master's levels in:
We also provide continuing education for these areas through master of education and educational specialist degrees, as well as a doctoral program in educational theory and practice.
Faculty and students work with projects that integrate research, teaching, and service through community engagement. Local projects include:
Our faculty are highly productive, award-winning researchers and teachers. Our grant-funded projects expand knowledge around issues in teaching, learning, and learning to teach in varied contexts. Our faculty regularly publish in top-tier peer-reviewed journals and newspapers, and present at workshops.
If you are interested in being a part of your community as a teacher, teacher leader, or researcher, be a part of the Department of Educational Theory and Practice.
Come celebrate the Fall 2016 graduating class!
In this interactive session, you will explore varying definitions of digital storytelling and view examples created by students in early elementary through middle school.
This one-day conference, designed for new and seasoned mentor teachers, will focus on key topics that strengthen mentoring relationships and offer approaches and insights that advance professional practice.
This workshop explores how teachers can create productive spaces for young children to work through their emotions with writing practice in the classroom.