SCED Secondary Education

SCED   5799G   Student Teaching in Secondary Education

9 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A period of guided teaching during which the candidate, under the direction of a clinical supervisor, takes increasing responsibility for leading the school experiences of a given group of learners over a period of consecutive weeks and engages more or less directly in many of the activities which constitute the wide range of a teacher's assigned responsibilities.

Corequisite(s): MSED   7635.

Cross Listing(s): SCED   5799.

SCED   6131   Curriculum for Secondary Education

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course is designed to assist teacher candidates in understanding curriculum design, instructional planning and teaching practices in the secondary school and in reflecting on best practices in secondary instruction. Emphasis is placed on planning, presentation, and assessment skills, as well as developing strategies for working with the diverse student populations present in schools. Candidates will design an instructional unit focusing on the selection of appropriate learning objectives related to specific knowledge, skills, and dispositions in one's teaching field; selection of interactive learning activities and resources - including multiple technologies--; and the use if appropriate assessments of student learning.

Prerequisite(s): ITEC   7530 or equivalent.

SCED   6738   Supervised Practicum in Secondary Education

3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A supervised teaching experience in grades 6-12. Candidates will plan and teach in one's specific teaching field(s) and grade levels for which they are being certified. Emphasis is placed on instructional planning, effective instruction, classroom management, and student evaluation.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in MSED   6120; admission to Teacher Education Program.

Corequisite(s): SCED   6131.

SCED   6739   M.A.T. Internship I: Secondary

3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This supervised practicum course is designed for M.A.T. candidates who are employed full time in an approved teaching position. It provides a supervised teaching experience in an appropriate grade level and school setting for the candidate's teaching field. Candidates will plan and teach in the specific teaching field(s) and grade levels for which one is being certified. Emphasis is placed on instructional planning, classroom management, and student evaluation.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in MSED   6120; admission to Teacher Education Program.

Corequisite(s): SCED   6131; candidates must hold a valid non-renewable teaching certificate and be currently employed in grades 6-12 and teaching in the teaching field(s) for which one is being certified.

SCED   6799   Supervised Internship: Secondary

3-12 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A fifteen-week supervised teaching experience in the specific teaching field and grade levels for which one is being certified. Candidates seeking initial certification in one of the secondary education teaching fields will complete the internship in order to be eligible for initial certification.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SCED   6131; candidates must hold a valid non-renewable teaching certificate and be currently employed in grades 6-12 and teaching in the teaching field(s) for which one is being certified.