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Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education

Program Details

The online BS in Early Childhood Education degree program from Granite State College prepares students to teach children in public schools from nursery school level through grade three. The curriculum allows students to develop:

  • Knowledge and skills in promoting child development with an understanding and application of developmentally appropriate practice
  • A working understanding of current brain research and its implications for learning and teaching
  • The skills to access and utilize technology as a tool to empower learning and teaching
  • An understanding of the use of formative and summative assessment for program design, monitoring student progress, and evaluating teaching effectiveness
  • The ability to work with colleagues to observe, analyze, and provide feedback on student progress and teaching effectiveness
  • The ability to utilize research methods, pedagogies, and assessment strategies to teach for understanding and learning achievement, specific to content area

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED is required

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)