Bluefield State College’s Education school prepares students to be both informed teachers and gifted mentors at the elementary and middle school levels.
The program is small and close-knit, designed to be supportive for both students beginning their careers and professionals reimagining their path.
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Through content, general education, and professional education courses, students absorb the knowledge they need to educate and inspire young people. Students then put that knowledge into practice through field experience opportunities and a semester of full-time student teaching.
Bluefield State College's Teacher Education program is student centered. Courses and field experiences focus on active learning and value student engagement. Faculty members partner with students as they prepare for the national Praxis exams, arrange their student teacher placements and anticipate leading their own classroom.
Many Education students aim to invest their talents back into regional and state schools. Field experiences are conducted in diverse regional pubic school classrooms in southern West Virginia and southwest Virginia. Students learn how to nurture young learners coming from this social, cultural and economic background.
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In order to apply for admission to the Teacher Education program, you will need to complete the following steps: