The School of Education at North Carolina Central University offers a full online program in Elementary Education Program with a concentration in literacy. Although the program was originally designed the Teacher Assistant to Teacher Professional pathway, (TA2TP), for teacher assistants and instructional assistants returning to school to obtain their bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, it is open to any student want to complete their elementary education program fully online.
Students in the Elementary Education Program are involved a rigorous program of study, which integrates content knowledge, skills, and pedagogy. Students are prepared to work in diverse cultural contexts through extensive field experiences, courses assignments, and required assessments for licensure. The literacy concentration prepares students for teaching and assessing literacy and language concepts for students in grades kindergarten through sixth grade. Students are exposed to a broad range of literacy concepts including reading foundations, reading comprehension, integration of reading and writing across the curriculum, and assessment of literacy skills. The degree in Elementary Education with a concentration in literacy prepares students for teaching in public traditional and charter elementary schools and leads to an initial K-6 teaching license in the state of North Carolina.Request Info Apply