Dr. Heather Shanks-McElroy
Location: Ward Hall
Eight Keystone College education majors are serving as students teachers during the spring semester in regional school districts.
Keystone College has received a state grant to collaborate with Shippensburg University to survey early childhood education teachers about the ways they most effectively learn the skills they need to perform their jobs.
Keystone College and Luzerne County Community College (LCCC) have signed an articulation agreement enabling LCCC early childhood education graduates to seamlessly transfer to Keystone.
Eight Keystone College education majors are serving as student- teachers during the spring semester in regional school districts.
Education Degrees and Programs
Be a part of a teacher preparation program that gets you in the classroom early and often.
The education degrees at Keystone College prepare our future educators by providing opportunities and experiences to think critically, act independently, and collaborate in ways that will transform lives and prepares you to handle any classroom situation. Our faculty strive to assist students to become self-directed individuals who can creatively make informed decisions, communicate effectively and examine ethical issues which will inform their instructional practices for years to come.
Getting Into the Classroom
Field Experiences and Student Teaching
We are dedicated to getting you into the classroom often to observe children and use what you’ve learned in our classrooms to gain invaluable real world experience.
Information for Current Education Degree Students
Student teacher candidates who will soon be graduating require recommendation for Pennsylvania Department of Education Certification by the Keystone College Certification Officer.
Our Education Faculty
Associate Professor and Program Director of Early Childhood Education/Special Education and Faculty Coordinator of Adult and Online Learning
Instructor of Education
Professor of Education
Instructor and Program Director of Middle & Secondary Education and Accelerated Programs
Professor of Education and Chair of the Education Department
Instructor of Education, Director of Student Teaching & Field Experience
Professor of Education