Parent and Candidate Resources
College of Education Teacher Education Unit Newstream
The WSU College of Education Teacher Education Unit strives to create an open line of communication with its students (current and graduate), faculty, partners, stakeholders and community.
- Teacher Education Unit - News Stream (October 2017)
- Continuous improvement communication for all stakeholders, with a focus on service opportunities for alumni; how faculty are determining how the clinical experiences for students build knowledge, skills, and, professional dispositions; and quality assurance improvements.
- Teacher Education Unit - The Student Newstream (April 2018)
- Communications for all stakeholders with how to stay connected with all stakeholders, especially teaching candidates; what alum are doing in the field; and, ways to stay connected teacher candidates.
Candidate Resources - Wayne State University
- About WSU
- Consumer information
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- Institutional information
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- Covers availability of employee for Information Dissemination purposes, college navigator website, gainful employment, and teacher preparation program report.
- Policies and procedures
- Admissions Information
- Degree Works
- Wayne State University's degree tracking tool allows students to see their progress toward graduation. Along with their advisor, students can also plan which courses they will take in future semesters, putting students on the right path for graduation.
- Detroit Promise Scholarship
- The Detroit Promise is administered by the Detroit Regional Chamber in partnership with the city's Detroit Promise Zone. this award is supported by five participating community colleges or 17 four-year universities. The award ensues that any Detroit-resident graduating in the spring of 2017 from a high school in the city of Detroit will have a tuition-free path a bachelor's degree at Wayne State University.
- Financial Aid and Loan Information
- Disbursements and refunds
- Federal Student Aid (an Office of the U.S. Department of Education)
- File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) - WSU
- "The NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations. NCES is located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences. NCES fulfills a Congressional mandate to collect, collate, analyze, and report complete statistics on the condition of American education; conduct and publish reports; and review and report on education activities internationally."
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- Housing and Residential Life on WSU campus
- Learning, Success and Support
- Records and Registration
Candidate Resources - College of Education
- Advising for undergraduate and graduate Students
- The Division of Academic Services is located in the Education Building on Gullen Mall. Academic Services provides start to finish advising for undergraduate students and pre-admission advising for prospective students seeking information about the college's graduate degree and certificate programs.
- College of Education Career Resources Blog
- WSU College of Education students and graduates are recruited and employed in a wide variety of careers in teacher education, instructional design, leadership and policy, kinesiology, sports administration, educational psychology, and counseling. They are in demand and lead the way in some of the world's most important and inspiring professions. In fact, our alumni represent nearly a quarter of all school administrators in Michigan. Each year in May the college hosts an annual job fair, with on average of sixty recruiters on site.
- College of Education Informational Facts
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- Scholarships - College of Education
- WSU College of Education through the generosity of private donors, is able to award scholarship funds to hundreds of eligible graduate and undergraduate students each academic year.
Parent/Guardian Resources - Wayne State University
Support Resources for Candidates - WSU and College of Education
- Student Organization Resources
- Student organizations
- CAPS (Counseling and Psychological Services)
- CAPS is here if you need to talk...about anything. It is part of the Student Services and is the university agency dedicated to provide counseling and psychological services for Wayne State students and to provide consultation and outreach to the university community in support of student welfare.
- College of Education Counseling Center
- The Counseling and Testing Center is dedicated to rendering services for clinical counseling, art therapy and testing to individuals, groups, organizations or the general public.
- College of Education Early Childhood Center
- The Wayne State University College of Education Early Childhood Center (COE-ECC) offers preschool programs for 2 1/2 to 5-year-old children with options for before and after-school care. The center is a non-profit organization and the preschool program is tuition-based. Tuition assistance is available through the Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) for four-year-olds who families quality under the grant criteria and for 2 1/2 to 5-year-olds through the Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) grant who parents are Pell Grant-eligible undergraduate students at Wayne State University.
- Community involvement
- High (Helping Individuals Go Higher) Program
- The High Program helps financially stressed students at Wayne State University reach their goal to graduate. The program provides resources for students-in-need, such as housing support, textbooks and other school supplies.
- Student conduct, support and intervention
- Student life wellness
- W Food Pantry
- Supports currently enrolled Wayne State students by providing resources (i.e. nonperishable food, toiletries, and feminine hygiene items) to reduce food and other insecurities they may face.