Early Childhood Education
The Early Childhood Education (ECE) program prepares professionals to work with young children and families from diverse cultural, linguistic, and socio-economic backgrounds. Options within the ECE program include two 30-credit master degree programs: Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Early Childhood Education of Diverse Learners and Master of Education in Special Education with a concentration in Early Childhood Special Education. The ECE program also offers two graduate certificate programs: the 30-credit Early Childhood Education, PK-3 Licensure graduate certificate program and the 36-credit Early Childhood Special Education Licensure graduate certificate. A 15-credit Early Childhood Education for Diverse Learners minor is also offered.
News and Announcements
First grade teacher Melissa Porfirio, an alumna of George Mason University's Graduate School of Education, was named 2013 Teacher of the Year by Fairfax County Public Schools. Read more...