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Unified Early Childhood Education (Birth-3rd grade)

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Overview

School of Education student teachingThe program in Unified Early Childhood Education prepares individuals as teachers in both special and regular education settings for children ranging from birth to age eight. The program combines general education courses and professional education coursework with multiple field experiences in early childhood settings and elementary classrooms.


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Associate professor Diane Nielsen involved in $120 million project to overhaul how reading is taught to children by 2015
School of Education is 10th among public universities for its master’s and doctoral programs
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Alumni have been named Kansas Teacher of the Year
Alumni have received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching and the Horizon Award