Elementary Education Major

At Bowie State, we believe that teacher education is a lifelong process, and our seasoned faculty provide the expert instruction and thoughtful mentorship needed to jumpstart that journey. Our nationally accredited program is producing the next generation of exceptional educators using a research-based curriculum, cutting-edge technology and cooperative learning techniques. Upon completion of the program, graduates are prepared to lay the foundation for students’ future success as they transition to middle and high school.

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Our program prepares aspiring educators for the real-world challenges and triumphs that elementary school teachers face every day. You will:

  • Conduct active research projects to take a deeper dive into pertinent topics related to educational theory and methodology.
  • Gain valuable hands-on experience working with mentor teachers in local elementary schools.
    Design comprehensive classrooms with resources and materials that create an optimal learning environment.
  • Understand how to provide effective instruction to children with special needs.