Teaching is a rewarding profession, but requires a lot of commitment and preparation. You can expect focused and practical assignments, engaging discussion, small group projects, and field experiences in diverse high schools.
At Roosevelt, you’ll build inclusive, engaging relationships with faculty, school practitioners and learners. Immerse yourself in diverse school and community cultures.
The secondary education degree is ideal for students who don’t have undergraduate degrees in education and aspire to transform classrooms. The program nurtures social justice leadership and coaches candidates toward career success.
The program has a 100% pass rate on the edTPA, the capstone assessment for an Illinois teaching license. All content areas that have professional associations are nationally recognized.
Kinasha Brown, MA ’07
Assistant Superintendent of Equity and Diversity at Tucson Unified School District