An advisor in the education department will be assigned upon the student’s admission to a teacher education program, though the primary advisor resides in the major department. Since 1989 education has been seen as a basic human right for a child, article 28, of the Convention on the Rights of the Child states that: primary education should be free and compulsory while different forms of secondary education, including general and vocational education, should be available and accessible to every child.
Completion of the program is contingent upon achieving a 3.00 (ESEC majors) or 2.80 (secondary and P-12 majors) GPA in the area or areas of specialization, in the professional components, in the higher education GPA, and performing satisfactorily as a teacher during the professional semester.
Along with classroom instruction, you will gain hands on experiences through participating in service learning activities such as math fairs, reading tutoring, math tutoring, health fair initiatives, practical learning labs in your major, and many other opportunities depending on your certification field.
Under the education reform movement started in the early 1990s by many state legislatures and the federal government, about two-thirds of the nation’s public high school students are required to pass a graduation exam , usually at the 10th and higher grade levels, though no new states had adopted a new requirement in 2006.
The fields of study from which interns are selected must be within the job families of the Bank, particularly Economics, Agriculture, Private Sector Development, Human Capital Development (Education and Health), Environment, Finance, Infrastructure Development, Human Resources Management, Information Technology, Communications, Law, Internal Audit, Budget, Governance or any other field of study that the Bank may deem relevant to its operations.