ES 692: Practicum, GSC Teaching

2010-02-02 -

Starting 3/11/10, only 3/11 and 4/15 meetings are on campus as previously scheduled.

Synonym:

66413 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

James Karlan

Credits:

6

Seats:

16

Semester:

Spring 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Thursdays 1/21 - 2/11 (4:15PM-6:15PM)
Thursdays 3/4 - 3/11 (4:15PM-6:15PM)
Thursdays 4/1 - 4/8 (4:15PM-6:15PM)
Thu 4/15 (4:15PM-6:15PM)
Thursdays 4/22 - 4/29 (4:15PM-6:15PM)

Description:

Competency Areas: Cert - Required of and restricted to General Science certification students.
Six credits of Student Teaching Practicum are required for general science certification students. A total of 8 Practicum credits is required for the MS degree.

The Student Teaching Practicum provides an in-classroom opportunity for applying learned skills in teaching biology or general science. The seminar will cover the various issues that concern the teacher including classroom management; teaching style and presentation; discipline; relationships with supervisors, principals, and parents; and dealing with specific classroom challenges. Students will be expected to discuss their experiences in the classroom. Note: Practicum Seminar credited as part of Practicum.