Department of Teacher Education

Ready to pursue your dream of teaching?

The Teacher Education Department in the College of Education and Human Services offers many undergraduate and graduate programs that lead to initial teacher preparation in selected teaching fields and selected age levels. Teacher Education also offers several advanced professional programs for current teachers seeking advanced study and/or additional teaching credentials.

Success Stories

J.R. Geraci has dived into most everything in his life: college, water on the swim team and into business as the owner of the Beavercreek Pizza Dive.
After working at an education camp in Spain, Wright State senior Katelyn Umstead hopes to teach in Spain following graduation in May.

Department News

Wright State student coordinates blue hue for autism

Wright State has lit prominent buildings and entryways around the Dayton Campus blue to support autism awareness.

Class action

Wright State alumna Teresa Troyer has made a career of teaching English both here and abroad
Teresa Troyer has taught in China, Indonesia, Turkey, Honduras, Colombia and Slovakia and in Dayton and Dublin, Ohio.

Wright State professional development sessions for teachers to focus on equity in education

The sessions will examine schoolwide methods and strategies that have successfully promoted equity and inclusion.

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