B.S. Elementary Education (K-8)

B.S. Elementary Education (K-8)

B.S. Elementary Education (K-8)

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The Elementary Education Program provides for:

  • The opportunity to be part of a program cohort where support and guidance are made available.
  • Ample opportunity to work with children in our public schools, grades K-8.
  • A part-time pre-internship where university students work with mentor teachers two full days a week.
  • A full time internship that is the culminating teaching experience for each elementary program candidate.
  • The development of an electronic portfolio to represent professional expertise and experience.


  • Michigan K-8 Teacher Certification




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Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5276 USA
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