Living Learning Communities

Teacher Education and Certification House

The Teacher Education and Certification House is home to students pursuing any area of teacher certification. The living environment is designed to facilitate interaction with teacher certification faculty, as well as peers with similar professional aspirations. Students who live in this House are required to attend three (3) professional development programs.
Examples include:

  • "Physical Activity in Every Classroom:"
  • "Parent-Teacher Conference"
  • "Trip to Brookfield Zoo-How to Plan Field Trips"

For Fall 2014 - Spring 2015, the Teacher Education and Certification House will be located in Stevenson Hall -A Tower (Floors 10-12).

Check out the TEACH House video!  

Requirements:
  • Freshmen must have declared an area of teacher preparation as their intended major.
  • Incoming transfer students must also have declared some area of teacher preparation for their intended major and have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA.
  • Residents must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA.
Special Opportunities:
Advisors:

Sheldon Woods, House Coordinator, 815-753-8446, cswoods@niu.edu  
Greg Conderman, Faculty Advisor, 815-753-8436, gconderman@niu.edu  
Stephen Haberkorn, Faculty Advisor, 815-753-1922, shaberko@niu.edu 
Erika Blood, Faculty Advisor, 815-753-1619, eblood@niu.edu

Teach House PDF