The College of Saint Rose is renowned in the field of education for producing teachers who are well-trained and highly qualified.

As a Saint Rose Childhood (Elementary) Education graduate, you will be well prepared for teaching in your own Elementary school classroom and reaching our nation’s children through your creativity and knowledge of 21st century teaching methods.

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Childhood Education Grades 1-6

Suggested Four Year Course Plan

Fall Freshman Year (15 credits) Spring Freshman Year (15 credits)
Liberal education and Concentration courses

 

 

Liberal education and Concentration courses

 

Fall Sophomore Year (16 credits) Spring Sophomore Year (16 credits)
Liberal education and Concentration courses

 

EPY 244

EDU 300

Liberal education and Concentration courses

 

Fall Junior Year (16 credits) Spring Junior Year (16 credits)
EDU 245

SED 225

EPY 350 (or 370)

Liberal education and Concentration courses

 

EDU 385

SEE 360

EPY 354

Liberal education and Concentration courses

 

Fall Senior Year (16 credits) Spring Senior Year (12 credits)
EDU 386

SEE 380

Liberal education and Concentration courses

Student teaching

EDU 490, EDU 493, EDU 494

Childhood Education Concentrations

Childhood Education at Saint Rose

Major in Childhood Education: Grades 1-6 (46-47 credits)
  • EDU 300 Foundations of Education
  • EPY 244 Child and Adolescent Development 2
  • EPY 350 Educational Psychology
– or –
  • EPY 370 Educational Psychology/Instructional Technology
  • EPY 354 Classroom Management
  • SED 225 Including Pupils with Disabilities in General Education Classrooms
  • EDU 245 Curriculum and Instruction 1-6
  • EDU 385 Teaching Language Arts and Social Studies 1-6
  • EDU 386 Teaching Science and Math 1-6
  • SEE 360 Literacy and Literature for Young Children (Grades 1-3)
  • SEE 380 Literacy and Literature for the Intermediate Grades (Grades 4-6)
  • EDU 102 Violence Prevention Workshop
  • EDU 103 Child Abuse and Abduction Prevention
  • EDU 106 HIV/AIDS and Communicable
  • Diseases and Safety Education Workshop
  • EPY 337 Substance Abuse Education
  • EDU 490 Student Teaching (Grades 1-3 and 4-6)
  • EDU 493 Portfolio in Childhood Education and Early Childhood Education
  • EDU 494 Student Teaching Seminar for Childhood and Early Childhood Education Student Teachers