Master’s in Childhood Schedule

M.S. in Childhood Education and Special Education (Dual Certification Grades 1-6)
45 credits (All courses are 3 credits unless otherwise noted)
July 2021 Start

Mandatory New Student Orientation
Tuesday, June 29th at 5:00 p.m.

Summer 2021 (6 credits)

EDUC 513 – Psychology of Teaching and Learning
Monday through Friday July 5 – 9

EDUC 506 – Language, Cognitive Development, and Cultural Diversity
Saturday – July 10, 17, 24, 31; August 7

Fall 2021 (9 credits)

EDUC 502 – Foundation of Urban and Multicultural Education
Saturday – September 11, 18, 25; Oct. 2, 9

EDUC 712 – Strategies for Inclusion of Special Learners
Saturday – October 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13

EDUC 716 — Life Span Special Education: Transition from Birth to Adult**
Saturday – November 20, 21; December 4, 11, 18
**This course will meet on Saturday, November 20th and Sunday, November 21st

Spring 2022 (12 credits)

EDUC 536 – Teaching Literacy in Inclusive Elementary Classroom**
**EDUC 536 is an online course that does not meet in person**

EDUC 524 – Teaching Social Studies and Science in Inclusive Settings
Saturday – January 8, 15, 22, 29; February 5

EDUC 522 — Teaching Mathematics in Inclusive Settings
Saturday – February 12; March 5, 12, 19, 26

EDUC 527 – Classroom Management and Social Skills Instruction
Saturday – April 2, 9, 30, May 7, 14

Summer 2022 (9 credits)

EDUC 523 — Practicum in Childhood
Saturday – May 21; June 4, 11, 18, 25

EDUC 714 – Practicum in Assessment and Instruction of Special Learners
Saturday – July 9, 16, 23, 30; August 6

EDUC 628 – Assessment and Remediation of Literacy Disabilities
Monday through Friday July 11 – 15
**This is a required on-campus course held at the College of Mount Saint Vincent**

Fall 2022 (9 credits)

EDUC 602 – Research for Classroom Teachers
Saturday – September 10, 17, 24; October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; November 5, 12, 19; December 3, 10, 17
8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

EDUC 530 – Student Teaching in General Education
Saturday – September 10, 17, 24; October 1, 8
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

EDUC 760 – Student Teaching in Special Education Grades 1-6
October 15, 22, 29; November 5, 12
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

*Individual edTPA appointments will be scheduled for November 19; December 3, 10, 17*
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM