Dr. Mandy Geddis Capel

Teaching Area(s): Education

My favorite place on campus is the sidewalk.  To me, the sidewalks on campus are where the true spirit of Mount Union exists.

Hands-On Learning

Students who choose to major in early childhood education at the University Mount Union have ample opportunities to observe and teach in the classroom within a variety of educational settings. Getting involved in extracurricular opportunities and student organizations will better prepare you for a long range of plans in the field of education. Whether you want to be a teacher, guidance counselor, administrator or professor, Mount Union will provide you with the opportunity to set an example and inspire the next generation to become life-long learners.

Teaching abroad is definitely possible at Mount Union. Education students have taught abroad in Ireland, Australia, Spain and Costa Rica.

Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) is an international honorary for education majors. KDP was founded in 1911 and promotes excellence in and recognizes outstanding contributions to education. Members of KDP exemplify worthy education ideals, express an intention of continuing in the field of education and show evidence of leadership abilities.

Student National Education Association (SNEA) is open specifically for education majors.

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