Foundations of Education

The Division of Foundations of Education provides courses designed to foster the professional development of teacher education candidates at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The mission of the division of Foundations of Education is to prepare students to achieve their fullest potential as students and become excellent teachers and leaders in the field of education.

Courses Offered

Courses include history, philosophy, statistics, performance assessment, psychology, and preparation for the APTT and PRAXIS II.

Clinical Experiences

The Office of Professional Clinical Experiences, directed by Dr. Vivian DeShields, provides applied educational experiences for candidates to prepare them for success in the classroom.

Teacher Education Center

The Teacher Education Center, directed by Ms. Pearla Griffin, is a resource center which offers information and support for students interested in pursuing a career in teaching with an emphasis on preparing students.