Contact Kathryn Leo-Nyquist, Education Program Director
Phone: (802) 865-2700 x2554
How do you share your fascination for the American Revolution in a way that gets teenagers to log off Facebook and get their nose in a history book? In an age of noise and confusion, how can you convince teens to focus long enough to find inspiration and wisdom from a dead poet whose voice is echoed in their favorite song?
If you have a passion for sharing your love of learning and your knowledge of history or English with a new generation, you need look no further for your future than the Champlain College Secondary Teacher Education program.
As a Secondary Teacher Education major, you'll begin learning about adolescent psychology and learning theory during your very first semester. You'll also dive deep into curriculum design, learning strategies, and begin creating your professional portfolio so you will be completely market-ready for the job application process.
In addition to the extensive career-focused programs and support offered College-wide, each of Champlain's majors feature skill-building hands-on learning opportunities and other major-specific programs that help our students create highly marketable resumes. Highlights of the Secondary Teacher Education program include: