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Salisbury University
A Maryland University of National Distinction

Department of Teacher Education

Application to Early Childhood/Elementary Internship Requirements

Click here to access the Early Childhood/Elementary Education Internship Application

  1. Complete an application for formal admission to the internship by the deadline set by the Teacher Education Department
  2. Complete at least 90 credits toward the degree with grades of C or better, including transfer courses
  3. Complete the required professional education courses with an overall GPA of 2.75 and grade C or better (professional education courses may be repeated only once)
  4. Exhibit professional program candidate dispositions
    Return printed application to Education Advisor for processing
    Complete and return a Background Affirmation to TETC 353, Field Experience Office

Required Professional Program Courses

Block A - 13 hours
ELED 302 Integrated Reading and Language Arts Birth-4 4
ELED 305 Learning and Assessment for Diverse Classrooms 4 (A.A.T. takes ELED 202)
ELED 317 Integrating Aesthetic Experiences into Teaching and Learning 4
ELED 397 Diversity and the Self 1

Block B - 17 hours
ELED 302 Integrated Reading and Language Arts Grades K-3 4
ELED 320 Teaching Diverse Learners 4
ELED 340 Building Classroom Community 4
ELED 350 Literature for Children 4
ELED 398 Diversity and the Family 1

Block C - 12 hours
ECED 356 Play and Creativity in Early Childhood Education 4
ECED 366 Integrating Early Childhood Curriculum 4
ELED 330 Integrated Reading and Language Arts Grades 3-6 4
ELED 499 Diversity and the Community 1

BLOCK D - 16 Hours
ELED 403 Teaching Science in Elementary Classrooms 4
ELED 405 Teaching Social Studies in Elementary Classrooms 4
ELED 406 Teaching Mathematics in Elementary Classrooms 4
ELED 410 Literacy Assessment and Intervention 4

BLOCK E - 16 Hours
ECED 455 Early Childhood Clinical Practice I 5
ELED 411 Clinical Practice Seminar 4
ELED 421 Elementary Education Clinical Pratice I 5
ELED 423 Double Education Major Clinical Pratice 2

Calculate the ECED/ELED Double Major Required Internship GPA

Utilize this calculator by typing the letter grade in the yellow column. If you have not taken the course leave "U"as the letter and change the credits in the grey column to zero.

To download this Excel file, click here.

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