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Practicum & Seminar Elementary Education

The clinical practicum provides students with opportunities to put theory and technique into practice through placement in a classroom at the grade level and content area of the certification sought. Students develop their teaching competencies, with assistance from a certified cooperating teacher, a university supervisor and classroom faculty. This seminar will explore the connections between theory and practice by discussing the application of learning strategies and curriculum design, classroom management techniques and assessment. This seminar is held in conjunction with a year-long clinical placement designed to assist students in learning, practicing and perfecting the five Massachusetts Department of Education Standards for Educator Licensure, 603 CMR, Article 7.08: Professional Standards for Teachers: 1. Plans Curriculum and Instruction, 2. Delivers Effective Instruction, 3. Manages Classroom Climate and Operation, 4. Promotes Equity, 5. Meets Professional Responsibilities.

Offered in:

2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 14570 W 04:00 PM - 06:45 PM DeGennaro,Donna M03-0201 More Info