All-Grade Education (Grades PreK-12)
Middle School Teacher, Steven Rittenhouse '11 credits professor Lori Leaman with teaching him the value of role playing in preparing lessons and with empowering "future teachers to experiment and practice in the class."
Four senior education students and one recent graduate from Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) were selected to attend the March 24-25 Teachers of Promise Foundation Institute in Richmond, Virginia.
Three EMU alumni, John Woodrum ’84, Gina Troyer ‘93 and Jerry Arbogast ‘90, created the unified basketball league for students with and without disabilities.
Two key characteristics of our teacher education program are: sending future teachers into classrooms early, and reflective practice, which is woven into all education courses at EMU.
Our teacher education program has carried the highest national accreditation standards in the nation for more than 40 years. EMU is one of only five private colleges in Virginia to be NCATE-certified.
You can earn a teaching endorsement in the following areas: