EDU-4850 Secondary Education Student Teaching

12 credits

Prerequisite: Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher, successful completion of Praxis I, EDU 2170, EDU 2110, EDU 3020, EDU 3240 and a methods course in the appropriate content area (each with a grade of B- or higher), signature of approval from student teacher coordinator. Students spend a full semester in a secondary classroom setting, gradually increasing their involvement, and culminating in a period of full-time teaching under the direction of a cooperating teacher. Practical application of teaching principles, knowledge, and understanding of adolescents is involved. (Shared course in VSC)