Teacher Education and Higher Education

Add-on Licensure in Elementary Mathematics

Candidates in the Elementary Mathematics Add-on Licensure Program will meet standards and competencies through successful completion of six mathematics education courses that reflect the requirement of the elementary mathematics specialist license as approved by the North Carolina State Board of Education.

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Program Contact

Kerri Richardson
482 School of Education building


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Successful completion of this program culminates in a license, not a degree.

Example Careers:

Curriculum facilitators, Elementary math specialists, Elementary classroom teachers

Designed For

Practicing classroom teachers with existing A licensure (or higher) in Elementary Education

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the program go on to offer more advanced methodologies to their elementary students in mathematics. Others go on to become curriculum facilitators of a school or school system mathematics coaches.

Program of Study

Total hours: 18

Core courses:

  • TED 658 (3): Number Systems & Operations: K-5 Mathematical Tasks
  • TED 659 (3): Rational Numbers & Operations: K-5 Learning Trajectories
  • TED 660 (3): Data Analysis & Measurement: K-5 Classroom Interactions
  • TED 661 (3): Algebraic Reasoning: K-5 Discourse & Questioning
  • TED 662 (3): Geometry & Spatial Visualization: K-5 Assessment
  • TED 663 (3): Mathematical Modeling: K-5 Leadership

Minimum Program Requirements

Existing A licensure in Elementary Education