Elementary Education Required Coursework

Elementary Education - 27 Credits

Students seeking the MA in Education with emphasis in Teacher Leadership, Reading Leadership or K-12 Online Teacher Leadership must complete 27 credits of coursework in their first year of the MA Program. Students may choose to seek a Colorado Initial License or an added Colorado Endorsement, or to pursue further investigations in their current licensure area. Licensure areas include Elementary, K-12 (Art, Foreign Language, Music, and Physical Education), Secondary (Business, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies), Secondary English, and Special Education.

EDUC 600   Foundations of Literacy Development   3 credits
EDUC 601   Methods and Strategies of Effective Reading Instruction   3 credits
EDUC 602   Literacy Assessment Informed Instruction   3 credits
EDUC 604   Learning Environments   3 credits
EDUC 605   Curriculum Development and Assessment   3 credits
EDUC 608   Methods and Strategies of Effective Writing Instruction   3 credits
EDUC 613   Methods and Strategies of Effective Mathematics Instruction   3 credits
EDUC 619   Elementary Student Teaching (must be taken twice)   3 credits