SECONDARY CERTIFICATION IN ENGLISH/LANGUAGE ARTS: PROGRAM ONE
This program is designed primarily for the student who intends to teach English in grades 6-12 in public and private schools in the State of Illinois. This program is approved by the Illinois State Teacher Certification Board in conjunction with the Illinois State Board of Education and leads to the Standard High School (6-12) Certificate. Majors in Program One must major in English and declare a minor in Secondary Education. These majors must consult with both English Department and College of Education advisors before registering for courses. The requirements for secondary certification include both the requirements of the B. A. program and the following courses: Special Methods: Teaching English Language Arts in Grades 6-12 (53-325), Communication for Teachers, Methods of Teaching Reading in the Content Areas (4-12) (53-331).