Education

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This is the home page for the Minor in Education. For a major program in Education, see one or more of the following:


Requirements for the Minor in Education

The Education minor consists of 20 s.h. and is distributed as follows:

  • EDU 2000 Human Growth & Development (3 s.h.)
  • EDU 2510 Foundations of Education (4 s.h.)
  • EDU 2600 Review & Application of Grammar for Elementary School Teachers (3 s.h.)
  • EDU 3570 Teaching Reading Through Literature (4 s.h.)
  • SPE 2550 Educating Diverse Populations (3 s.h.)
  • PXS 3110 Physical Education & Health Education in the Elementary School (3 s.h.)

NC State Board of Education Complaint Process

The North Carolina State Board of Education (SBE) has jurisdiction to investigate allegations of noncompliance regarding specific laws and rules. Complaints may address Educator Preparation Program requirements set forth in Article 15(D) of Chapter 115C. The SBE does not have jurisdiction over complaints related to contractual arrangements with an EPP, commercial issues, obtaining a higher grade or credit for training, or seeking reinstatement to an EPP. All complaints filed with the SBE must be in writing. A person or entity may file a written complaint with SBE by filling out and submitting online and/or mailing or faxing a hard copy to the address on the form.


Contact the Teacher Education Program

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Jennifer Broome, Ph.D.

Chair, Education; Assistant Professor of Education
(910) 630-7060
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Jennifer Broome, Ph.D.

Chair, Education; Assistant Professor of Education

B.A., M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Ph.D., New York University

Bio:

Dr. Broome is chair of the Education Department. She joined Methodist University in 2016, and has been working with the education department to modernize its curricular offerings. Prior to Methodist, Dr. Broome taught in North Carolina Public Schools for nine years. Her research interests include gifted education, philosophy and teaching, pre-service teachers, and critical thinking. She has presented at the National Association for Gifted Children conference, the American Association of Teaching and Curriculum conference, and the National Council of Teachers of English conference. She also presented at the Methodist University B.F. Stone Lyceum in 2018.

(910) 630-7060
Hendricks 210