If you enjoy working with teenagers and delighting in their growth and development, then Aurora University is the place for you. The supplemental major in secondary education leads to certification as a teacher of grades 9-12 in English, mathematics, or history. The Aurora University Teacher Education program prides itself in collaborative partnerships with area schools. In the partner schools, university students have the opportunity to experience the real world of the classroom throughout their certification experience. Through interviews, observation and working with quality teachers, the art and science of teaching is brought to life.
As the secondary preparation program continues, our teacher candidates work closely with students, studying the developmental stages and instructing in a variety of group settings. Collaboration with classmates and mentoring by experienced teachers and professors add to the comprehensive training. Begin your professional preparation today at Aurora University. Exciting things are happening!