NCATE, the national accrediting body for teacher preparation, has become CAEP. Click here to learn about CAEP standards which will be used for review of our teacher education unit in Spring 2017.

Each year the Beeghly College of Education recognizes a group of outstanding alumni from the college. This years celebration will be held on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 6:00 in Beeghly College of Education McKay Auditorium.

Wondering if you want to become a teacher?

Wondering why you should become a teacher?

Wondering why other students are pursuing an education degree?

View the videos, above, of current BCOE education students as they answer the question
"WHY Teach".

The Youngstown State University School Psychology Program provides comprehensive training which leads to an Ohio license as a school psychologist.  Those with a background in psychology, education, and other related fields are strongly encouraged to apply.

For additional information and application materials please call/email us using the contact information below, and/or visit our program website at:

Thank you,

Dr. Richard VanVoorhis, Program Director,
YSU School Psychology Program

(330) 941-3266
rwvanvoorhis AT ysu DOT edu

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Web-Based for Summer 2014

The Early Childhood Generalist Endorsement makes teachers who currently hold the Early Childhood License P-3 license more marketable. It adds on grades 4-5 to the Early Childhood license, which allows school districts greater flexibility in teacher assignments. The endorsement focuses on pedagogy, methods, and content for students in grades 4-5.

Important Note:
In order to be recommended for the Endorsement, you must complete all courses and, starting September 1, 2013, pass the
Pearson Assessment exam for the Ohio Early Childhood Generalist (4th – 5th Endorsement).

OAE Elementary Education - Website to register for exam: http://www.oh.nesinc.com

Subtest 1  -  018 passing score of 220 or higher
Subtest 2  -  019 passing score of 220 or higher

Adding the Endorsement:

To have the EC Generalist Endorsement added to your license you will need to apply online with the ODE. As of January 1st, 2014, the State moved to the submission of all applications online.  After you successfully pass the State of Ohio designated Pearson exam, visit this Ohio Department of Education webpage for instructions about applying. IMPORTANT – You will need to indicate that you were trained at YSU and you will need YSU’s code which is: 063156. The code for the EC Generalist endorsement is 185000. The fee is $20.00. If you have any questions regarding this process, please contact Crystal Hawthorne in the Advisement office her contact information is as follows:

Crystal Hawthorne
Youngstown State University
Beeghly College of Education Room 2101
1 University Plaza
Youngstown, Ohio 44555
Phone: 330-941-3270
Email: cmhawthorne AT ysu DOT edu

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Contributions are being accepted for the Dr. Ginnetti Memorial Scholarship

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"For some
moments in life
there are no
David Seltzer.
Willy Wonka &
the Chocolate Factory

The memorial bench for Dr. Philip Ginnetti, BCOE Dean from 2002-2010, was dedicated Wednesday, July 31 at 10 am and 3 pm.
The bench is located on the north side of the building.

             Ginnetti Family                              Albert Celec,
                                                                    Debbie Calcagni
                                                                    Trish Reeder

Click here to download draft safety and technical standards for BCOE.

Congratulations on the selection of Eta Chapter as the 2013-14 recipient of the Chi Sigma Iota, International, Outstanding Chapter Individual Program Award! This is indeed an honor, and a tribute their consistent and effective leadership and mentoring of students in the chapter. The CSI Awards Ceremony will be held in Honolulu on March 28th at 5 pm.

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For the ninth year, the Mahoning Valley Young Professionals and the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, have announced the honorees for the 2014 25 Under 35 Awards. The Beeghly College of Education would like to congratulate 3 of the nominees: Holly Welch, Lisa Long, & Bergen Giordani.

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Dr. Audrey E. Ellenwood, Ph.D., YSU Associate Professor, co-presented a two-day training workshop for psychologists and family therapists in the Republic of Czech, city of Prague. Check our Bl og for more information and our Flickr page for pictures.

Dr. Victoria Kress elected as the 2013-2014
Ohio Counseling Association President-Elect.

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