Committee for Admission and Retention in Education (CARE)

Committee for Admission and Retention in Education (CARE)

Due to the Presidents’ Day holiday, CARE applications will be accepted until February 16

Education Unit – Education Department and Health and Physical Education Department

Eastern Connecticut State University offers these certification programs:

Certification Programs Offered at Eastern

Advisement Information

CARE Applications for Programs

Separate/Additional application process for graduate certification only
Integrated Early Childhood/Special Ed., N - K - Elem. 1 - 3 (ECE) (cohorts start fall and spring semesters)Undergraduate ECE Advisement

Graduate ECE Certification Advisement
Undergraduate ECE certification application


Graduate ECE certification application
Graduate Program Application
Early Childhood Teacher Credential (ECTC), Advanced Level B and Bachelor of General Studies Program (Note: This is a non-certification program)Undergraduate ECTC non-certification advisement
Elementary, 1 - 6 (undergraduate cohorts start only fall semesters, graduate cohorts both semesters.)Undergraduate ELE certification advisement

Graduate ELE certification advisement
Undergraduate ELE certification application


Graduate ELE certification application
Graduate Program Application
Elementary 1-6 (graduate cohort) Early Start OptionEarly Start Option for elementary graduate certification advisementGrad Early Start ELE Certification applicationGraduate Program Application
Secondary, 7-12 (undergraduate cohorts start only fall semesters, graduate cohorts both semesters.)Undergraduate certification advisement

Graduate certification advisement

Undergraduate SEC certification application



Graduate SEC Certification application
Graduate Program Application
Secondary, 7-12 (graduate cohort) Early Start OptionEarly Start Option for secondary graduate certification advisementGrad Early Start SEC Certification application
Graduate Program Application
Physical Education, Pre-K-12 (cohorts start fall and spring semesters)PE Advisement InformationUndergrad PE certification applicationUndergraduate/Post-Baccalaureate Only

Required Readings and Video for CARE Interview

  1. Education Unit’s Conceptual Framework
  2. CT Code of Prof Responsibilities
  3. Video on Becoming a Culturally Responsive Teacher

CARE Forms

TK20

    •  Teacher candidates admitted to start their certification programs from Fall 2013 onwards are expected to purchase a subscription to the database management system, TK20.  Please follow the TK20 link to create your account and to subscribe to TK20.

PRAXIS I

Scholarship

CT-SDE Important Web-links

Student Orientation and Advising

    • Student Orientation Advising and Registration Program information – prepared by Edmond Chibeau & Passent El-Kafrawy with some additions by David Stoloff and Wendi Everton
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