The goals for the Irvin School of Education includes providing quality, value-centered pre-professional and professional education in a Christian environment, and encouraging students to lead lives of service to the community, the profession, and to our world.
The Irvin School of Education offers the following undergraduate certification programs:
The HSU faculty members embed opportunities through field experiences and summer camps within teacher preparation courses for education majors to collaborate and partner with public school administrators and faculty members in local, regional. Students develop confidence in preparing relevant and meaningful instruction for diverse learners, a professional attitude while teaching in various settings, and a balanced view of best teaching practices.
We also offer certification at the graduate level for Master Reading Teacher, Reading Specialist, and Gifted and Talented Supplemental Certification, as well as graduate degrees in Reading Specialist Education and Gifted Education. The Department of Educational Studies also provides a post baccalaureate certification program, Express Teacher Certification (ETC) for those graduates seeking teacher certification.
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