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The educator development program at Parkside is based on a number of key goals. Three of the most important define the mission and vision for what is recognized as a regional and national model for developing knowledgeable, responsive, professional educators:
construct an innovative system of career-long educator development
meet the needs of regional school districts
respond to the changing demands of the profession
The program prepares effective educators who understand the challenges of today's classrooms and are able to work toward making the most of tomorrow's opportunities.
Students experience an educational environment that:
The educator development program offers a major in elementary education. Current licensure programs are offered at the early adolescence through adolescence development level (EA-A, grades 6-12) in the following areas:
Visit Parkside's Institute of Professional Educator Development to learn more.