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Education Department

Welcome to the Education Department at Saint Anselm College. The Teacher Education Programs (TEP) are designed to integrate liberal arts general education, specialized content major, and teacher education requirements.

Our programs emphasize a strong theoretical base and practical experience. Its strengths lie in the use of reflective practice, multiple opportunities for teaching in diverse classrooms, and extensive content knowledge. In doing so, it is not unusual that most of the student's electives must be utilized. For this reason early career decision and careful program planning are essential. Refer to the catalogue for specific course descriptions and plans of study.

New Hampshire has reciprocity agreements with approximately 40 other states, certification eligibility is extended to a considerably larger geographical area. It is an individual's responsibility to contact the state of choice in order to obtain licensing requirements and guidelines in other states. It is advised that the state of interest be contacted to confirm specific requirements that may differ from those within New Hampshire (e.g. grade point averages, professional experience, testing requirements, and passing thresholds, etc.).

Do you want to teach elementary school students?

Students who want to teach elementary students grades K-6, major in Education Studies: Elementary Education. Teacher candidates complete course, clinical, performance assessment and state, testing requirements.

Do you want to teach middle or high school students?

Students who want to teach middle or high school students major in a content area and major in Secondary Education. Teacher candidates complete course, clinical, performance assessment and state, testing requirements.

Select one of the following content areas as your content major: Mathematics, Chemistry, Applied Physics, Natural Science, History, English, Modern Languages (Spanish or French) or Classical Languages (Latin).

Upon successful completion of requirements, candidates are eligible for NH licensure to teach in one of the following areas:

  • Social Studies grades 5-12

  • English Language Arts grades 5-12

  • Spanish K-12

  • French K-12

  • ESOL K-12

  • Chemistry grades 7-12

  • Applied Physics 7-12

  • Mathematics 7-12

  • Latin K-12

  • Life Science 7-12

Do you want to teach ESOL (English Speakers of Other Languages)?

Students who want to teach English language learners in K-12, major in Elementary Education and minor in ESOL.

Our programs emphasize a strong theoretical base and practical experience. Its strengths lie in the use of reflective practice, multiple opportunities for teaching in diverse classrooms, and extensive content knowledge. In doing so, it is not unusual that most of the student's electives must be utilized. For this reason early career decision and careful program planning are essential. Refer to the catalogue for specific course descriptions and plans of study.

New Hampshire has reciprocity agreements with approximately 40 other states, certification eligibility is extended to a considerably larger geographical area. It is an individual's responsibility to contact the state of choice in order to obtain licensing requirements and guidelines in other states. It is advised that the state of interest be contacted to confirm specific requirements that may differ from those within New Hampshire (e.g. grade point averages, professional experience, testing requirements, and passing thresholds, etc.).

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National History Honor Society Inducts Six Students

National History Honor Society Inducts Six Students

National History Honor Society Inducts Six Students

Phi Alpha Theta, the national History Honor Society, has inducted six students....Read More

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Faculty Spend Summer in Research and Study

Faculty Spend Summer in Research and Study

Faculty Spend Summer in Research and Study

Although the academic year ended in May, Saint Anselm faculty continue their work throughout the summer months, attending and presenting at conferences, writing and conducting research, and of course, teaching. ...Read More

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Kevin Powers ’08 Named Superintendent of Catholic Community Schools

Kevin Powers ’08 Named Superintendent of Catholic Community Schools

Kevin Powers ’08 Named Superintendent of Catholic Community Schools

On July 1, alumnus Kevin Powers ’08 began his position as the superintendent of Catholic Community Schools (CCS) in the metro area of St. Cloud, Minnesota....Read More

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International Education Honor Society Inducts 10 Students

International Education Honor Society Inducts 10 Students

International Education Honor Society Inducts 10 Students

Kappa Delta Pi, the international education honor society, inducted 10 Saint Anselm students for the 2016-2017 academic year....Read More

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Psychology Honor Society Inducts 17 Students

Psychology Honor Society Inducts 17 Students

Psychology Honor Society Inducts 17 Students

Psi Chi, the national psychology honor society, inducted 17 Saint Anselm students for the 2016-2017 academic year....Read More

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Laura Wasielewski, Chair
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive #1664
Manchester, NH 03102
(603) 656-6051
lwasiele@anselm.edu

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Alumnus Richard Manzi teaches at an all boys school in Massachusetts

Richard Manzi '13, education studies

Lots of time in the classroom prepared Richard Manzi for his first job: teaching math and science to fifth, seventh, and eighth graders at an all boys school. Read his story »

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