A partnership between Family and Consumer Studies and the Urban Institute of Teacher Education is offering a pathway to K-3 licensure with the Early Child Education degree. Trains students to view children through the lens of early childhood development.
WHY ECE WITH K-3
JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!
An ECE degree and K-3 licensure are highly marketable and desireable in today's job market. There is a 99% hire rate for Early Childhood Education licensed teachers.
WORK WITH CHILDREN
early in your college career through practicums and internships. Students learn through hands-on experiences in the NAEYC certified lab preschool.
FACULTY, STAFF AND ADVISORS
are focused on students. They are committed to your success and will be with you every step of the way.
Need help with financing a K-3 licensure? We have scholarships available. Contact your advisor for more information.
ECE IN THE NEWS
Investing in Early Childhood Teacher Education Pays Off
FCS Professor Cheryl Wright and Clinical Instructor Trish Saccamano along with Dale Smith, former Associate Dean of Education, Family and Human Studies ast SLCC commented on the benefits of a strong early childhood development and education background for preschool and K-3 teachers.
Look over the HDFS- early childhood education major with K-3 licensure coursework requirements.
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