To apply to the Connecticut College Education Department's teacher certfication program you must:

  • Take and satisfactorily complete EDU 223, Foundations of Education
  • Be waived from or pass PRAXIS I: (Essential Skills test based on ACT or SAT scores) (PRAXIS Waiver Form)
  • Complete an Application for Teacher Certification
  • Complete an essay promptIdentify the essential distinctions among the traditional, liberal and critical theoretical paradigms in education. In your articulation, be sure to employ the language of theory/critique into your essay. At the end, situate your emerging pedagogy within one of the paradigms and provide your rationale.