Teaching Degrees


Our nationally recognized teaching degree programs are designed to prepare you to meet the challenges of today’s elementary, middle and high schools.

At the Curry School, you can learn from nationally renowned faculty, and participate in a range of clinical experience to be ready and confident for your teaching position.

Graduates from the Curry School's degree programs enjoy an excellent job placement rate and quickly become teacher leaders in their schools and school divisions.

Teacher Education's Impact


Curry Team Aims to Pinpoint the Preparation That Makes the Best Teachers

What happens in university-based teacher preparation programs that enhances the quality of teaching in individuals before...

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Unlocking the Mysteries of Autism

With a focus on evidence-based, person-centered treatment and education, we’re connecting researchers, health practitioners..

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Teaching Tolerance

A Curry alumna was recently selected for a Teaching Tolerance Excellence Award

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Program Details


Accreditation Information


The Curry MT program aims to prepare teachers who exemplify best practices in connecting content, practice and research to foster academic, social, and emotional development in students with diverse backgrounds and diverse needs.  Our graduates use data and reflection in their instructional decision-making so that their impact on student learning is meaningful and measurable.  It is awarded TEAC accreditation by the Inquiry Brief Commission of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for a period of seven years, from April, 2015 and April, 2022.  The accreditation does not include individual education courses that the EPP offers to P-12 educators for professional development, re-licensure, or other purposes.
 
The Virginia Department of Education (http://www.doe.virginia.gov) lists the University of Virginia as an approved educator preparation program in the above endorsement areas.