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Elementary Education, BEd

K-6 Licensure Requirements-Professional Education

Pre-admission courses required for formal admission to teacher education:

ED 155Teaching, Learning, Leadership3
ED 285Educational Psychology3

Formal Admissions Courses

Block A
ED 330Teaching Social Studies through Integrating Curriculum3
ED 335Creative Experiences in Early Childhood Through Middle School3
ED 337Social Studies Practicum1
Block B
ED 310Teaching Math in Elementary School3
ED 315Teaching Science in Elementary School3
ED 317Math/Science Practicum2
Block C
ED 320Teaching Reading in Elementary School3
ED 325Teaching Language Arts & Children's Literature3
ED 327Literacy Practicum2
Select one of the following:2-3
Motor Development (fall)
Adapted Physical Education (spring)
Physical Education Activity Techniques IV (spring)
Professional Semester
Select one of the following:3-8
K - 6 Student Teaching
and 5th-8th Grade Student Teaching
Special Education Practicum
Core
ED 165Ed. 1, Examining Teaching as a Profession: Diversity 1, Literacy 1, Technology 13
ED 275 Ed. 2 Exploring Teaching as a Profession (Classroom Management 1, Diversity 2, Technology 2) Ed. 23
ED 295Ed. 3 Experiencing Teaching as a Profession (Classroom Management 2, Diversity 3, Literacy 2)3
ED 302Teaching Exceptional Learners3
ED 354Curriculum and Assessment3
ED 395 Ed. 4 Extending Teaching as a Profession (Classroom Management 3, Literacy 3, Technology 3)3
General Education/University Requirements
EN 101First Year Writing3
EN 300Advanced College Writing (Teaching Emphasis)3
WU 101The Washburn Experience3
CN 150Public Speaking3
Arts and Humanities
Art, Music or Theatre Arts Elective (from the Approved General Education List)3
English, Philosophy, or Religion Elective (from the Approved General Education List)3
Social Sciences
HI 111History of the United States through the Civil War3
or HI 112 History of the United States since the Civil War
Select one of the following:3
Survey of Early World History
Changing World History: Traditions and Transitions
Modern World History
GG 101Introduction to Geography3
or GG 102 World Regional Geography
PO 106The Government of the United States3
or PO 107 Kansas and the U.S., State and Local Government
AN 112Cultural Anthropology3
EC 100Introduction to Economics3
Mathematics and Natural Sciences
MA 112Contemporary College Mathematics (or higher)3
MA 200Number & Operation for Elementary Teachers3
MA 299Special Topics in Mathematics1
PS 126Physical Science for Elementary Educators5
BI 100Introduction to Biology (General Emphasis)3
BI 101Introductory Biology Laboratory2

Courses for Early Childhood Unified Emphasis

ED 160Introduction to Early Childhood Education3
ED 343Infants & Toddlers in Early Childhood Programs3
ED 345Practicum Infants & Toddlers Education3
ED 367Curriculum in Preschool Education3
ED 369Student Teaching in Preschool Education3
SE 460Exceptions-Early Childhood3
ED 376Family, School, and Community Collaboration in Early Childhood Education3
SE 420Planning for Children and Youth with Mid-Moderate Disabilities3
ED 353Assessment & Evaluation in Early Childhood Education3

Courses for Middle School English/Language Arts Emphasis

EN 330American Literature through 18653
EN 133Stories Around the World3
EN 310English Grammar/Linguistics3
EN 320Teaching Young Adult Literature3
ED 340Teaching in Adolescelent Middle Level Environment2
ED 348Middle Level English/Language Arts Practicum1

Courses for Middle School History Emphasis

HI 111History of the United States through the Civil War3
HI 112History of the United States since the Civil War3
HI 100Survey of Early World History3
HI 101Changing World History: Traditions and Transitions3
HI 322Kansas History3
HI 303Colonial America to 1763 (or any 300 level American History)3
ED 340Teaching in Adolescelent Middle Level Environment2
ED 346Middle Level History Practicum1

Courses for Middle School Mathematics Emphasis

MA 140Statistics3
MA 117Trigonometry3
MA 204Number Theory and Discrete Math for Middle School and Secondary Teachers3
MA 230Mathematical Representations for Secondary Mathematics4
MA 320Mathematics for Middle School Teachers3
ED 340Teaching in Adolescelent Middle Level Environment2
ED 349Middle Level Mathematics Practicum1

Courses for High Incidence Special Education Emphasis (K-6)

SE 420Planning for Children and Youth with Mid-Moderate Disabilities3
SE 430Methods & Materials for Teaching Youth with Disabilities (Pre K-Grade 5)3
SE 440Individual & Group Management - Children & Youth with Disabilities3
Total Hours9

Courses for English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Emphasis (P-12)

ED 450Methods & Cross-Cultural Communication3
ED 461ESOL Assessment Administration Teacher Education2
ED 466Linguistics for ESOL Teachers3
ED 463ESOL Teaching and Learning3