Listed below are courses currently needed for the Mathematics Specialist Endorsement. This endorsement may only be added to a valid teaching license in one of these areas (kindergarten, primary, elementary or early childhood license, or middle childhood, high school, or adolescence to young adult mathematics teaching license). Candidates must have at least three years of successful experience teaching mathematics under a standard teaching certificate or license.
Please note that to make the endorsement valid, you must take the Ohio Assessments for Educators Exam #030 "Middle Grade Mathematics."
The Mathematics Specialist Endorsement at Xavier is a 24-credit hour endorsement. All course requirements must be taken at the graduate level. The program requires 90 hours of documented field hours. Graduate-level coursework taken as part of the Mathematics Specialist Endorsement may be used towards the MEd in Elementary Education. Please refer to the counseling sheet for Masters in Elementary Education.
Successful completion requires a B- or above and meets or exceeds expectations on key assessments. All courses listed below are three (3) semester hours.
EDEL550 and EDEL551 are prerequisites for the subsequent classes.
Curriculum is subject to change.