The Briar Cliff Department of Education and Department of Kinesiology is excited to announce the establishment of a teaching endorsement in K-12 Physical Education.
“We are thrilled to be renewing the K-12 Physical Education Teaching Endorsement. Physical education is a vital part of the total education for children of all ages,” Dr. Theresa Engle, Chair of Briar Cliff University’s Education Department. “Our goal is to prepare physical educators to be caring and distinguished teachers who utilize research-based strategies in providing quality education and activities for children.”
This double major, in K-12 Education and Human Performance, is approved by the Iowa Department of Education. Also accredited by the Iowa Department of Education, the Briar Cliff Education program requires a minimum of 120 hours of classroom experience through observations and working with small groups in practicum experiences before student teaching