University Of Idaho
|Institution Name||:||University Of Idaho|
|Campus Setting||:||Town: Distant|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||18 to 1|
|Student population||:||12,302 (9,573 undergraduate)|
This program prepares you to teach nearly all subjects to children in kindergarten through the eighth grade at both public and private schools. You'll graduate with the skills and credentials you need to succeed in this challenging, yet extremely rewarding, career. As a student in the elementary education program, you will learn to be responsible for the teaching of all basic subjects to diverse groups of children and to oversee their general development. Teacher certification, a requirement for teaching in a public school, varies from state to state. Upon completion of your course work, you will be required to take certification exams by the state in which you will work. You will also complete a yearlong internship experience in a classroom environment with personal mentorship from a leading education faculty member.
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Founded in 1889, University of Idaho‚Äôs Department of Education serves the state and nation through its research studies, initial teacher certification program, continuing education and a variety of services to state and local education agencies. The same expert UI professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you truly get the best of both worlds: a dynamic web-based learning experience grounded in the rich history and tradition of the University of Idaho. Its online platform allows you to collaborate with classmates for group projects, correspond with your teacher, access course syllabi, explore an online library, and more. In addition, you'll also enjoy the same student support services, from academic advising to financial aid. Students applying to the University of Idaho will have all the benefits of earning a degree from a well-established, nationally respected institution, with the convenience of an online delivery system that allows them to balance their professional and personal lives while obtaining an advanced degree.
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