EDUC-366: Advanced Teaching Methods: Secondary
Advanced study of secondary teaching methods for students seeking licensure in English, mathematics, science, and social science. Study of special methods used to teach the individual’s major subject area. Teaching methods and professional participation in one’s academic discipline will be covered, as well as inclusion of special education students in a regular classroom and applications of technology. As a part of the secondary education methods course sequence, the student observes and teaches small and large groups of students in a public/private school classroom in the discipline. During the three-week practicum, the student develops and teaches a unit to document planning, teaching, assessment, and reflection protocols.
Note: Taken during the January Term, this course would meet the January II general graduation requirement, and if placed in a middle school classroom would meet the clinical requirement for the middle school endorsement.
A. Admission to the Teacher Education Program (required before taking any courses at or above the 300-level)