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Middle School Approval

For students who are planning to teach at the middle-school level, we offer a middle school approval. To meet State of Illinois requirements to earn this approval, students must complete the following courses in addition to the requirements for an elementary education major, a secondary certification major, or a K-12 certification major.

One of the following three options must be completed.

EDU 360/MTL 563 The Middle School: History, Philosophy, Organizational Structures and Best Practices and
EDU 361/MTL 561 Understanding the Middle Level Learner

or

EDU 360/MTL 563 The Middle School: History, Philosophy, Organizational Structures and Best Practices and
PSY 318 Adolescent Development

or

EDU 360/MTL 563 The Middle School: History, Philosophy, Organizational Structures and Best Practices and
EED/SPE/SEC 311 and one of the following: EED 210, SPE 250, SEC 310, or KIN 440

Candidates who do not complete SEC 311 Educational Psychology at Elmhurst College must complete an additional course in adolescent psychology (EDU 361 or PSY 318). K-12 certification candidates seeking middle school endorsements outside their area of concentration must also obtain middle school approval. All courses must be completed with a C (2.0) or higher.

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