An introduction to the teaching profession. Explores a variety of strategies and approaches for effective teaching. Topics include: diverse environments and student populations, lesson planning and reflection, state standards, learning styles, small group and whole class instruction, and assessment tools and strategies. Candidates become familiar with the roles and responsibilities of public school teachers as well as the environment of public schools. Candidates participate in a practicum in an assigned public school. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): CD 1000; Elementary Education major or full acceptance to the Teacher Certification Option. Corequisite(s): ED 3051, ED 3052, and RL 3050.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.