As a middle level teacher candidate, you will gain a thorough knowledge of your chosen subject area, and the interrelationships among the subject disciplines. As you learn to become a life-long learner, you'll learn to inspire life-long learning in young adolescents. You will learn to plan, teach, and assess student work using a variety of strategies.
During your professional courses, you will learn to use technology for planning, instruction, and assessment. The field experiences will provide you opportunities with diverse learners. These experiences will enrich your work and understanding of the development of middle school students as well as the organization of middle schools.