Certification

Student Developmental Level -Adolescent Education Grades 7-12 

Acceptable courses include those secondary education courses that would be required in a secondary education major.
Examples include but are not limited to pedagogical content that is primarily focused on:

  • adolescent development
  • adolescent psychology
  • methods of teaching content in the secondary school
  • adolescent literacy
  • curriculum development in the secondary school

Six semester hours (s.h.) must focus exclusively on secondary education.
Unacceptable courses include those that focus on:

  • more than one developmental level  such as:
    • life span developmental psychology
    • methods of teaching grades K-12
    • child and adolescent psychology
  • early childhood education, middle level or childhood education
Last Updated: May 15, 2015