The Social Science Education Program attempts to develop and disseminate knowledge about the teaching-learning process through research and other scholarly activities. Mississippi Valley State University's Social Science Education Program is committed to advancing the quality of education throughout the state and beyond by preparing educational leaders for improving tomorrow's schools and by advancing research leading to improvements in the quality of life.
The objectives of this program are:
• To prepare students to serve as effective educators by using the ten National Council Social Studies themes .
• To prepare students to serve as effective social studies educators by performing student teaching within an appropriate 7-12 educational environment.
See Course listing for requried coursework.