The Master of Education in Early Childhood program prepares candidates to work in pre-schools, kindergarten, and first and second grade classrooms as licensed teachers. Through coursework and field experiences, students develop understanding of subject matter knowledge, curriculum design, instructional strategies, observation and assessment, communication, and collaboration with families and the community. The Master of Education program in Early Childhood a 36-credit program leading to the initial license in Early Childhood Education: Teacher of Students with and without Disabilities.
Upon completion of the program students will:
Demonstrate knowledge of early childhood development, including language acquisition and literacy.
Demonstrate knowledge of subject matter.
Demonstrate the ability to plan and deliver effective and equitable curriculum and instruction.
Endicott College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. This program is approved by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.