ES 694: Practicum-Teaching

Synonym:

52177 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

James Karlan

Credits:

6

Seats:

16

Semester:

Spring 2008

Meeting Schedule:

Mon 1/14 - 5/9 (6:15pm-)

Description:

Competency Areas: Cert - Required

Six credits of Student Teaching Practicum are required for certification students. A total of 8 Practicum credits are required for the MS degree. The Student Teaching Practicum provides an in-classroom opportunity for applying learned skills in teaching either 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.)