At Monroe, you’ll learn from a faculty made up of highly skilled professors and scholars who combine strengths as skilled teacher coaches with contemporary research, allowing them to prepare well-trained teachers who know both theory and practice.
They'll work one-on-one with you to make sure you master the diverse cognitive, cultural, developmental, and linguistic needs of early childhood learners. You’ll get to apply the knowledge each semester during guided fieldwork in local Early Childhood classrooms under the guidance of professors and partner classroom teachers.
Access to a Global Education Network
The School of Education has membership in the following organizations. Each offer opportunities for you to learn outside the classroom, connect with others in the field, and further your career.
- American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)
- New York Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (NYACTE)
- Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)
- AlphaBet Club (ABC)
Early Childhood Education (BS)
Monroe′s Early Childhood Education degree places emphasis on the needs of today's diverse learners from birth to grade 2. Balance your rigorous course load with on-the-ground experience in classrooms and you’ll graduate ready to teach and earn New York State initial certification.