Students in Western's TRIO Future Educator Success Program explored the outdoors and challenged themselves during their annual trip to Pretty Lake Camp this spring semester.
The College of Education and Human Development's Department of Teaching, Learning and Educational Studies (TLES) develops educators who are committed to teaching for social justice. We support life-long teacher development through various certificates and degrees in online, hybrid and in-person instructional formats. You will gain valuable professional and networking experience in your chosen field through internships and student organizations, and our dedicated faculty and student services professionals will ensure you have the support you need to prosper.
Virtual K-12 learning resources
We are aware that families in our community need support to juggle the demands of work, distance learning and child care. Our department is happy to share resources and information to support families and schools.
TRIO Future Educator Success Program has graduated 275 first-generation or income-eligible students or students with disabilities since its inception in 2010, adding 22 this academic year.
Western students in Dr. Meredith Reinhart’s teaching elementary school science class were introduced to cockroaches and unique hands-on activites.