Elementary I Credential (Ages 6 - 9)

A.M.S. Montessori Elementary I Credential (Ages 6-9)
M.Ed.
Ohio K-3 Pre-Kindergarten & K-3 Licensure

Course Name
Credit Hours
EDFD 505 Educational Administration
3
EDFD 507 Educational Research
2
EDFD 508 Educational Research Paper*
1
EDME 551 Montessori Education: Philosophical Approach
3
EDME 563 Early Cognitive Development
3
EDME 550 Methods of Observation
3
EDME 552 Montessori Curriculum Design & Teaching Strategies I
3
EDME 556 Montessori Integration of Curriculum: Primary
3
EDME 670 Montessori Primary Practicum I
3
EDME 671 Montessori Primary Practicum II
3
EDME 553 Montessori Math & Geometry Methods
3
EDME 554 Montessori Language Arts & Reading Methods
3
EDME 555 Montessori Cultural Subjects Methods
3
Reading Course
3
EDME 570 9-12 Montessori Math I & II
3
EDME 570 9-12 Montessori Geometry
3
EDME 572 Montessori 9-12 History & Geography
3
EDME 573 Montessori 9-12 Botany & Zoology
3
EDME 574 Montessori 9-12 Physical Science
3
EDME 575 Montessori 9-12 Language & Children's Literature
3
EDME 576 Phonics skills
3
EDME 559 Full Day Child Care Methods
3
EDSP 505 Foundations in Early Childhood Special Education
3
Reading Course
3
Total Credit Hours
51

* The research paper should be completed in the area of early childhood education and an approved copy of the completed paper submitted to the director of the program for the departmental library.

Students wishing Ohio licensure for Pre-Kindergarten and K-3 must meet general education background requirements. Students may add A.M.S. Elementary II by completing an intense summer program.