A bachelor's degree in middle grades education prepares teachers to work with children in grades six through nine with two academic concentrations. The 2008 Wells Fargo partnership East (WPE) cohort will concentrate in language arts and science. The middle grades education coursework provided through WPE is offered completely online through the Virtual Consortium.
Wells Fargo Partnership East starts cohorts of middle grades education majors annually. To join Wells Fargo Partnership East, students must meet the requirements listed on the general description webpage as well as submit a WPE application to a WPE Coordinator and a Freshman/Transfer application to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at East Carolina University. Students must have access to the technology required as described in the Technology Requirements.
Resources for Middle Grades Education Majors
WPE Virtual Consortium
-Middle Grades Checklist
*Note: Candidates choose two of the following concentrations:Language Arts, Science, or Math
Sample Planning Timeline for ECU Courses
-Middle Grades Timeline
*Note: Candidates choose two of the following concentrations: Language Arts, Science, or Math
Middle Grades Education Articulation Agreement
-Middle Grades Articulation Agreement
Contact information for coordinators
ECU Middle Grades Education Webpage
WPE Application Process
Steps to Preparing to Complete an ECU Teaching Degree through WPE
Virtual Consortium Requirements