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September 9, 2019 - Ten King’s College students have begun a 16-week student teaching experience at area school districts. The supervised teaching experience is necessary to fulfill King’s teacher preparation requirements in order to obtain a Pennsylvania Teacher Certificate.

Pictured, seated, from left, are student teachers Meghan Campbell, Coughlin High School; Kristen Reap, Dodson Elementary School; Kristy Kohler, McAdoo Kelayres Elementary School; Jessica French, Hanover Area Lynwood Center; Kathryn Wynn, Dodson Elementary School; Zoe Bozinski and Chelsea Margallis, Greater Nanticoke Early Childhood Center.

Pictured standing, from left, is Dr. Denise Reboli, chair of the Education Department; Don Bayzick, and Mary Louise Harris, student teacher supervisors; student teachers Carolyn Moore, Crestwood Secondary Campus, William Cameron, Hanover Area High School, and Thomas Kozerski, Hazleton Area Academy of Science; Doreen Lavan and Teresa McAndrew, student teacher supervisors; and Brother Stephen LaMendola, CSC, Director of Student Teaching.

In addition to providing programs leading to an initial license, King's Education Department offers master’s degree programs in curriculum and instruction, special education, and reading. The College’s Post Baccalaureate program is available for persons possessing a bachelor’s degree who wish to become certified teachers in about 18 months and includes certificates in elementary, secondary, special education and languages.

For more information about King’s Education Department graduate programs, call (570) 208-5991 or visit www.kings.edu/academics/graduate_majors.