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Teachers College, Columbia University
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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

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Action Arts Camp is looking for a creative, energetic, positive counselor who loves children. C&T student (or alum) preferred. Small groups, bright and engaged children ages 5-13. Dates: August 3-August 14, 8:45am-3:15pm Monday-Friday One staff meeting prior to start date. If interested, please send resume and cover letter to: Jamie Sporn at actionartscamp at yahoo […]

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Grant Avenue Elementary X449 is an amazing AMAZING public school. The available position at Grant Avenue is a 3rd grade General Ed position. The faculty, staff, and the administration are all amazingly supportive and wonderful. Needless to say, the kids are wonderful, too! If you are looking for a great teaching home, please forward your […]

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Citizens of the World Charter School is seeking an experienced and innovative classroom teacher and a special education teacher who are excited to work in a unique charter school environment. Click here for more information: JD Gen Ed Teacher JD SETSS Teacher_WB   Related Posts Jobs for Special Education Teachers this Fall Job opportunity in […]

Monday, July 27, 2015

NEST+m is looking for a dynamic teacher to join our Lower Grades Faculty (K-5)! In particular, we are seeking to fill a 3rd-grade vacancy for Fall 2015. At NEST+m, K-5 teachers encourage our childrens imagination and love of learning as they become confident students with a strong ability to articulate their ideas and use different […]

Monday, July 27, 2015

Upper West side, full-time single working mom, looking for full-time nanny/sitter for my almost 10 year old son, who will be starting 4th grade at PS87 in the fall. My son, Max, has Tourettes Syndrome and some accompanying behavioral and attention challenges, but he is otherwise a very high-functioning, bright, happy, eager, curious, social and […]

What Our Students Say

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    "Even though I am learning the difficulties of being a teacher, I am also gaining a deeper appreciation of the joys involved in teaching. There is nobody more courageous than a child that raises his hand to answer a question even though he is not certain if he is correct. When he gives an incorrect answer, he is not discouraged. He does not stop raising his hand because he did not give the right answer. Instead, he is the first student to raise his hand to give the answer for the next question."