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Elementary Inclusive Education

In the Department of Curriculum & Teaching

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Welcome to Elementary Inclusive Education

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    The Preservice Program in Elementary Inclusive Education is both a graduate program and a professional course of study. This rigorous academic program is designed primarily for those who have no (or minimal) formal preparation or coursework in education and are beginning their study of teaching. The program leads to an M.A. degree and New York State teacher certification. Upon completion of the program, graduates can also apply for teacher certification in states other than New York, and many secure teaching positions elsewhere in the U.S. as well as internationally.

    There are two main components to the program: course work and student teaching. All M.A. students have a five-year candidacy period in which to complete their degree program.

    Learn more about the program

Spotlight On Our Students

  • Congratulations 2013 Graduates!

    Congratulations to our Graduates!

    In photo: Kismeth Caminero and Jeremy De Nieva


TC Inclusive Programs

Friday, May 22, 2015

My school P.S./M.S. 29 is looking for some teachers to join our team, something I’m really happy to be a part of. As a first-year teacher coming out of the Elementary Inclusive Ed/Students with Disabilities program at TC, I couldn’t be more grateful to be at a school where I feel supported by the really […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

Citywide gifted and talented school is still seeking Teaching Assistants (paid and full time) Since the school is growing someone who is hired as a TA has a shot of becoming a teacher the following year. Must have completed their requirements for certification or currently be enrolled in a master’s program for education. School: PS […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

Please click the links below to read about opportunities with the GO Project. GO Summer Head Teacher Job Announcement GO Summer Enrichment Teacher Job Announcement 2015 Related Posts Job Opportunity at Citywide Gifted and Talented School 4th grade teaching positions available at the Teachers College Community School Job opportunity in Upper West Side Paid Summer […]

Friday, May 22, 2015

The 2015 Sprout Film Festival will take place over the weekend of May 30 – May 31 at the SVA Theatre 333 West 23rd Street. This year we are honored to present 37 artistic and memorable films featuring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities from 8 countries in 7 unique programs. For the festival schedule […]

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Click here to see Summer A Office Hours: Office_Hours_Summer_A_2015   The Preservice Office (ZB 308C) will be opened M-Th, 9-5 and on Fridays from 9-1. Related Posts Spring 2015 Office Hours and Appointments Holiday schedule

What Our Students Say

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    "The moment I step into the classroom, I am learning. Not only am I learning about the students, but I am also learning about myself."