Teaching – MAT

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Core Curriculum Overview
SH = Semester Hours

Phase 1: Initial Level (22 SH)
Development and Learning (3 SH)
Differentiated Strategies for Learning (3 SH)
Collaboration & Instructional Delivery (3 SH)
Assessment of Students with Diverse Needs (3 SH)
Research and Practice in Social-Emotional Learning (3 SH)
Specialty Area Coursework (12 SH)
Elementary & Special Educ–General Curriculum
Mathematics-Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment
Teaching 21st Century Literacy in the Multicultural Classroom
Curriculum Integration
Clinical Teaching Experience
Non-Licensure Internship
Middle School, Secondary, Health & Physical Education, and Music Candidates
Curriculum Integration
Arts and Science of Teaching
Field Experience in Art and Science of Teaching
Clinical Teaching Experience
Non-Licensure Internship

Phase 2: Advanced Level – 10 (SH)
Research and Assessment (3 SH)
Instructional Leadership in Diverse Settings (3 SH)
Effective Leadership (3 SH)
MAT Capstone Project (3 SH)

Pfeiffer University allowed me to develop communication skills, strengthen my commitment to service, and gave me the tools and education necessary to become an effective teacher leader.
JaRon Lindsey, Assistant Principal, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools