School of Education

Assessment of Dispositions

Dispositions will be formally assessed in designated courses. When there are concerns with either dispositions or academic performance, the Professional Dispositions/Academic Performance process may apply.

Courses in which dispositions are assessed

Early Childhood Education

  • EDU 211 - Education and Society
  • EDU 246 - Supporting Math and Science in Early Childhood 
  • EDU 310 - Assessment and Evidence-Based Practices for Infants and Toddlers
  • EDU 332 - Early Childhood Family-Team Partnerships
  • EDU 410 - Assessment and Evidence-Based Practices for Preschool and Kindergarten Students
  • EDU 481 - Student Teaching

Elementary Education

  • EDU 211 - Education and Society
  • CIS 220 - Technology in Teaching and Learning
  • EDU 311/312 - Principles of Learning and Teaching I
  • EDU 411/412 - Principles of Learning and Teaching II
  • EDU 451 - Teaching Diverse Learners
  • EDU 481 - Student Teaching

Middle Grades

  • EDU 211 - Education and Society or SOC 243 - Sociology of Education
  • CIS 220 - Technology in Teaching and Learning
  • EDU 421 or 422 or 424 or 425 - Materials and Methods of Middle Grades and High School
    (English, Math, Science, Social Studies)
  • EDU 441 - Foundations of Middle Grades Education
  • EDU 451 - Teaching Diverse Learners
  • EDU 481 - Student Teaching

Special Education

  • EDU 211 - Education and Society or SOC 243 - Sociology of Education
  • CIS 220 - Technology in Teaching and Learning
  • EDU 311/312 - Principles in Learning and Teaching I
    (Special Education-Elementary Education Majors)
  • EDU 411/412 - Principles in Learning and Teaching II
    (Special Education-Elementary Education Majors)
  • EDU 444 - Language and Literacy Methods in Special Education
  • EDU 445 - Teaching/Learning Strategies in Mathematics and Content Areas for Special Educators
  • EDU 481 - Student Teaching (Spring)

Secondary and K-12 subject-specific licensure areas

All programs

  • SOC 243 - Sociology of Education
  • CIS 220 -  Technology in Teaching and Learning (where taken)
  • EDU 450 - Teaching Diverse Learners in Secondary Schools (where taken)
  • EDU 481 - Student Teaching

English 9-12

  • EDU 421 - Materials and Methods of Middle and High School English

History 9-12

  • EDU 425 - Materials and Methods of Middle and High School Social Studies

Math 9-12

  • MTH 308 - Mathematics for Middle Grades and Secondary Teachers
  • EDU 422 - Materials and Methods of Middle and High School Math

Science 9-12

  • EDU 424 - Materials and Methods of Middle and High School Science

Spanish K-12

  • EDU 428 - Materials and Methods of Middle and High School Foreign Languages

Music Education K-12

  • MUS 251 - Introduction to Music Education
  • MUS 461 - Music Education K-12 Methods

Physical Education and Health K-12

  • EDU 355 - Teaching in 21st Century Classrooms
  • PEH 425 - Physical Education and Health Practicum K-12