Early Childhood Endorsement Program Requirements
In addition to a transcript review to determine what courses were completed at the undergraduate level, the following Doane courses are required. Depending on the results from a transcript review, additional coursework may be required. Each course is 3 credit hours, for a total of 15 credit hours. A passing score on the Education of Young Children exam is required of all students prior to certification.
EDC 612 Developing Literacy in the Primary Classroom - 3 hrs.
EDC 614 Developmentally Appropriate Practices: The Primary Program - 3 hrs.
EDC 616 Critical Issues in Early Childhood Education - 3 hrs.
EDU 602 Assessment of Learning OR EDU 645 Assessment of Literacy OR EDU 614 Assessment Literacy Development - 3 hrs.
EDC 680 Practicum in Early Childhood
Any one of the following Courses (3 hrs.):
EDU 609 Student Centered K-5 Math or EDU-699 Student Centered K-5 Math
EDU 677 Math for Young Children
EDU 690 Writing in the Primary Students
EDU 678 Reading in the K-3 Classroom
EDU 691 ELL Curriculum for Primary Students
EDU 708 Center Based Activities in the Primary Classroom
Graduate College of Education website.