The Department of Early Childhood Education is distinguished nationally and regionally by its breadth, expertise and innovative practices.
Towson University has been a leader in teacher preparation for over 150 years, and its programs are recognized for their high quality and innovation. The Department of Early Childhood Education provides a comprehensive academic program, combined with the valuable internship experiences you need to understand how young children develop and learn.
Integrating teaching, scholarship, internships and service, the early childhood education program develops teachers who able to create successful learning environments and support safe and healthy communities. You’ll graduate with the knowledge, skills and dispositions you need to support young children, their families and caregivers, and their communities.
Find out more about the advantages of studying early childhood education at Towson University. The department offers students:
In this short video, Professor Guerrero talks about the quality of TU's faculty and how Towson's teacher education programs prepare students to be teachers who are culturally and linguistically responsive teachers.