[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Nov 30, 2022  
[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDU 470/471 - Practicum III in Middle/Secondary Schools

3 credits
Prerequisite(s): EDU 226  or EDU 328 , EDU 228 , EDU 344  , EDU 350 , and EDU 450/455 
This two-credit seminar and one-credit practicum provide students with opportunities to further explore teaching strategies and methods as well as to gain more experience in real world classrooms. Students engage in seminar discussions based on their observations and experiences in their practicum placement. Students engage in the reflective-action process as a basis for professional growth and development.  Emphasis will be placed on planning effective lessons and meeting the needs of diverse learners. English specialization middle grades majors will be assigned to a field placement where they work with ESOL students and are under the supervision of an ESOL endorsed teacher. The practicum, EDU-470, is a pass/fail course.