Catalog Details

HE 4960 - Student Teaching K-12: Secondary Component
Credits: 6
The culminating field-based experience for all programs leading to teacher certification. It is a continuous, full-time (5 days per week) experience of 6 credits during which, after a period of structured observations, students gradually assume responsibility for a full range of teaching activities encountered in a school situation, thereby demonstrating the appropriate professional skills and attitudes essential for successful teaching. Student teaching is conducted under the supervisory guidance of a cooperating teacher and members of the University faculty. Required seminars complement the experience. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): minimum grade of C in HE 4640; minimum 2.70 cumulative GPA; completion of all other program requirements for certification by the beginning of the student teaching semester; permission of the Coordinator of Teacher Certification and Clinical Experiences.

*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.