Adolescent and Young Adult Education

Adolescents deserve excellent teachers in mathematics, English, social studies, science, and foreign language. If you bring the grit, desire, and passion necessary to excel, faculty in Miami’s Department of Teacher Education Adolescent and Young Adult program can shape you into one of those excellent classroom teachers. You will be immediately admitted into the program of your choice and will become part of a cohort of students working for the same goal of excellence. You will be taught by awarding winning teacher/scholars who are leaders in their professional organizations and disciplines. You will learn strategic instructional methods, strategies for integrating proven and emerging technologies, and content area knowledge. You will grow as an educator committed to social justice and equity for every adolescent. You will log over 100 hours of participation in classrooms before you immerse yourself in student teaching. Last, but not least, you will become a highly skilled professional educator positioned to foster teaching and learning among middle and high school students.

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