The College of Education & Human Development’s Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education prepares teachers, scholars and community and school leaders in the field of early childhood and elementary education. Students gain extensive content knowledge, hone innovative teaching methods and learn to work effectively within diverse classrooms.
The Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education offers study abroad trips to Germany, South Africa, China and the Netherlands. Explore our study abroad programs and see how you can learn from other cultures.
Susan Swars Auslander, Carla Tanguay and Gary Bingham and College of Arts and Sciences professor Alexandra Smirnova at Georgia State University have established an initiative to increase the number of elementary mathematics specialists in high-need urban schools.