Teacher Certification/ Field Experience/ Internship Sites for ECE majors
Effective July 1, 2016, and applicable to early childhood education (ECE) and early childhood special education programs:
Field experiences shall include placements in at least two of the three main types of early education settings (early school grades (K-3), child care centers and homes, and Office of School Readiness programs).
The internship shall include a placement with at least two of the following age groups: birth- age 3, age 3-5, age 5-8.
To ensure that placements are made in quality programs, The Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education has provided a list of approved classrooms.