Early Childhood Education


Contact
Gale McFedries, M.Ed.
Teacher Certification Officer
Madame Cadillac Bldg., Rm. 223
Phone: 313.927.1457
Email: gmcfedries@marygrove.edu

Michigan Middle School and High School Special Education teachers completing the Marygrove MAT with a Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment focus may use their degree as a demonstration of competence and evidence that they are highly qualified for their teaching assignment.

Programs Offered
Provisional Teacher Certification: Elementary
Provisional Teacher Certification: Secondary
Professional Certification
Certification For Post-degree Students

Potential Careers
K-12 teaching opportunities in public, private and other schools.
Special Education-Learning Disabilities
K-12 teaching
Early Childhood Education (Pre-K) teaching.

Faculty
Steffanie Bowles, Ph.D.
Mary Ann Dalton, SSJ, Ph.D.
Vivian Johnson, Ph.D.
Chukwunyere Okezie, Ph.D.
James Rivard, Ed.D.
Eugene Shaw, Ph.D.
Chenfeng Zhang, Ph. D.

Mission Statement
The mission statement of the Education Unit articulates specifically the relationship of the general mission of the College and that of teacher preparation. It reads as follows:

The Marygrove College Education Unit collaborates in preparing undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate the knowledge, skills and dispositions of exemplary educators. We are committed to developing reflective, life-long learners who value diversity and whose educational practices are integrated and grounded in research and theory.

 

Areas of Concentration

  • Provisional Teacher Certification: Elementary
  • Provisional Teacher Certification: Secondary
  • Professional Certification
  • Certification For Post-degree Students

Contact Us

  • Name

    Gale McFedries, M.Ed.
  • Address

    Madame Cadillac Bldg., Rm. 223
  • Direct

    313.927.1457
  • Email

    gmcfedries@marygrove.edu
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Scholarships are awarded based on a student’s achievement—academic, talent, athletic, etc. Scholarships do NOT have to be repaid.

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