What is it?

TLCThe Teaching & Learning Community offers social and academic support for new first‐year students while also providing an opportunity to engage in career focused experiential learning activities. These opportunities allow students in their first year to make connections with education professionals, see first hand the work being done in the field, and build a foundation for success in the program.


Benefits include:

  • Faculty mentors
  • Peer support
  • Planned social and cultural events throughout the year
  • Career based professional development
  • Strong support system throughout the pre‐major
  • Take classes together as a cohort
  • Form great friendships


Is this for me?

The Teaching & Learning Community is for Pre-majors in Early Childhood and Middle Childhood Education who have been accepted to Ohio State Newark.

Deadline to Apply

June 1, 2019


Meet the faculty!

See eligibility requirements!