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General and Program Specific Requirements for Grades 7 through 9 Extensions

20. Extensions to authorize the teaching of a subject in Grades 7 through 9 for certificates in childhood education (grades 1 through 6)

General requirements: N/A

Program-Specific Requirements


The program shall include the following:

  1. 30 semester hours in the subject to be taught; and
  2. 6 semester hours in early adolescent development and the application of diverse instructional strategies in middle childhood education, including interdisciplinary teaching and teaming of students and faculty to maximize student learning.

Field Experiences: N/A