BY THE TIME THEY GRADUATE, education students at GMC have already spent hundreds of hours directing a classroom. They understand the challenges and rewards of working with children and are ready to dive into a teaching career.
Green Mountain students spend 600 hours student teaching, with one faculty supervisor for every five student teachers. In 2008-09 100 percent of Green Mountain's education program graduates passed the Vermont Licensure Portfolio and 100 percent passed applicable Praxis I and II examinations. All GMC programs are accredited by the State of Vermont, and Vermont licenses are automatically transferable to 40 other states through reciprocity agreements.
Majors & Minors
B.S. in Elementary Education
B.A. in Art with K-12 Teacher Certification
B.A. in History with 7-12 Teacher Certification in Social Studies
B.A. in English with 7-12 Teacher Certification
B.A. in Biology with 7-12 Teacher Certification
Minor in Education
Minor in Environmental Education
Understand the goals, theories, practices and history of environmental education.
Know a variety of environmental education teaching methods and instructional strategies.
Recognize, design and implement effective environmental education.