Concentration In Science - Elementary

Our Elementary Education program is nationally recognized for preparing effective, knowledgeable and innovative teachers.  Our new General Science concentration is vibrant and innovative. This concentration provides future educators with hands-on investigative and learning experiences. By choosing this program you will be preparing students for success in middle and high school, careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), and also providing them with the tools to become 21st century leaders.

These classes get me excited to teach my future science students.” ~ Beth Wantz

“This science concentration is so great because I am able to take experiments done in class to my future classroom. The experimentation is such a great and fun addition to class.”
~ Rachel Fendrick

 “Opened opportunities to informal science experiences (ideas for other jobs).  Multiple ideas for experiments I can actually use in my class!” ~ Katherine White

 “The new science concentration has allowed me to explore science concepts in fun and creative ways.  We spend time practicing experiments to use in the classroom rather than on lesson plans.”
~ Anonymous

“The science concentration helped me find my place in the school of education.” ~ KC Hart

“Insightful, informative, but fun at the same time!”
~Anonymous


 You are almost finished with your concentration in Elementary Science Education. Please check-in with your advisor in your program area to make sure that you have everything that you need in order to graduate.

Do you have any further questions or need help locating something? Contact us:

Dr. Ron Preston prestonr@ecu.edu
Director of Students Department of Mathematics, Science, and Instructional Technology Education
East Carolina University Mail Stop 566 Greenville, NC 27858 Phone:252-328-9355