Will I automatically be certified as a public school teacher if I major in Elementary Education?

June 15th, 2010 by Bridget

Students who wish to earn certification through the State of New Hampshire and NCATE must successfully complete all requirements for the degree, including student teaching. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.50 is required for admission into Teacher Education candidacy, and candidates are required to have a 2.70 grade point average to student teach. Students must successfully complete the Praxis 1 and 2 professional skills tests.

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