Organizations & Affiliations
Program Related Clubs and Honor Societies
Physical Education Majors Club: Physical Education Majors Club is a campus organization that encourages prospective teachers to promote service and social values throughout public schools in America.
Council for Exceptional Children: The Council for Exceptional Children is the world’s leading organization advocating the rights of individuals with disabilities.
Student Advisory Council: Student leaders are eligible to serve on the Student Advisory Council on recommendations by Department Chairs. The council members assist the faculty in planning and implementing student activities and discuss issues related to the School of Education improvement.
Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society: Kappa Delta Pi is the Honorary Education Fraternity. Established to promote excellence in and to recognize outstanding contributions to education, the honor society initiates those persons who exhibit professional qualities, worthy educational ideals and sound scholarship. http://www.kdp.org/
The Teacher Education Program has had continuous accreditation by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Educators (NCATE) since the mid 1980s and currently has eight programs approved by the Department of Education. The program has earned praise for the high rate at which its graduates pass state examinations required for teacher certification. We are proud that many of our graduates have been nominated for prestigious Teacher of the Year Awards at various school districts.