Application information for the Van Loan School at Endicott College.
Endicott’s Van Loan School offers adult undergraduate and graduate programs in Beverly, Boston, and online, plus executive education.
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An additional option for students matriculated into the Master of Education Montessori focus in Early Childhood Education is a concentration in Special Needs (PreK-8) leading to Initial Licensure in the State of Massachusetts.
Practicum placements will meet required clock hours for PreK-8
Students who enroll in the Special Needs Concentration must follow the Massachusetts Licensure endrosement.
The Special Needs Practicum requires 300 clock hours of in-class, supervised fiedl placement. Supervision must be over-seen by a Massachusetts Special Needs Licensed teacher.
A supervisor who possess credentials for both Montessori Early Childhood and Special Needs field placmeents may conduct supervisions simultaneously. Otherwise, separate field placements are required.