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

After working at an education camp in Spain, Wright State senior Katelyn Umstead hopes to teach in Spain following graduation in May.
Betsy Crites, education lecturer and STEM coordinator at the Lake Campus, helps future teachers apply their learning through community outreach.

Department News

Teacher Education at Wright State continues stand against racism; pledges to do more

The Department of Teacher Education is focused on the role educators have in promoting equity and inclusion, and impacting systemic racism in this country.

CEHS annual Summer Institute: supporting partners in new ways

The Summer Partnership Institute offers an array of professional development sessions for the region’s P-12 teachers through a series of webinars.

Wright State University Foundation awards Students First Fund grants

12 projects selected for the second year of Students First funding
The 12 projects selected for funding will have far-reaching impacts on both the Dayton and Lake campuses.

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