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Students may choose from three tracks: Education Paraprofessional, Education Research and Writing, and Writing and Designing Children’s Literature. This major does not lead to teacher licensure.  All tracks include field experience in area schools. Students complete capstone projects during their senior year related to their chosen track.

Educational Studies

The emphasis of this major is to provide candidates with professional coursework needed to pursue a career in education related field.

Writing and Designing Children’s Literature Track

Students take courses in education, language arts, reading, visual arts and English.

Education Paraprofessional Track

Students take education courses related to planning, teaching, assessing, and managing learning environments in preparation for becoming an organizational aid.

Education Research and Writing Track

Students take coursework related to social science research, professional writing, educational methods, policy, process, and assessment.
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+College Supervisors
Below are links for faculty members who visit and evaluate Student Teachers of the Blackburn Education program. The links include the Student Teaching Manual that outlines policies and procedures critical to the success of all student teacher candidates, instruments for assessing student teacher performance, other assessment forms used in the student teaching process, and all lesson observation forms. These forms should be submitted to the Education Department during the semester of supervision.

+Cooperating Teachers
Below are links for Educators who host Student Teachers of the Blackburn Education program in their classrooms. The linked documents include the Student Teaching Manual that outlines policies and procedures critical to the success of all student teacher candidates, and instruments for assessing student teacher performance.

+Current Students
Below are links to several documents and forms that you will use while you progress through the Teacher Education Program at Blackburn.

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