The VolsTeach Mathematics education minor at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville prepares candidates to teach students to teach Mathematics to students in grades 6-12. Candidates are prepared to work in diverse settings to effectively meet the individual learning needs of their students.
Path to Teaching Certification
To earn licensure to teach secondary Mathematics, candidates earn a B.S. in Mathematics with a minor in VolsTeach. Students complete a semester of apprentice teaching Fall of their senior year, beginning work at their placement the same day their mentor teacher returns from summer break and continuing through the semester until the University’s exam schedule begins.
Faculty contact: Theresa Hopkins, clinical associate professor