Elementary Education

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The mission of the Department of Elementary Education at North Carolina State University is to develop teacher leaders who have a deep, general content knowledge with a focus in science and mathematics, expert pedagogy, and a commitment to equity and social justice.

The Department of Elementary Education within the College of Education offers both a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and a Masters in Elementary Education. Both of these programs are uniquely designed to prepare education professionals for the 21st century. In addition, students will be prepared to teach diverse populations.

Program Faculty

  • School Supervisor
  • Associate Professor
  • Director of Graduate Programs
  • Student Services Assistant
  • Graduate Program Assistant
  • Teaching Assistant Professor
  • Teaching Associate Professor
  • Literacy/Elementary Education
  • Director, Master of Arts in Teaching
  • Coordinator, Master of Arts in Teaching Elementary Education
  • School Supervisor
  • Lecturer
  • Instructor
  • Summer Institute for Cooperating Teachers Coordinator/Facilitator
  • School Partnership/Supervisor Liaison
  • Associate Professor
  • Assistant Professor
  • Assistant Professor
  • Department Head
  • Director of Graduate Programs
  • Professor
  • Assistant Professor
  • School Partnership Liaison
  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Professor

Department Head

Dr. Paola Sztajn
Department Head
Office: 317 J Poe Hall

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