SE/ED 473 Student Teaching (Adolescence) (10)
Supervised observation and student teaching in an approved, age-appropriate special education placement. Student will spend 8 weeks in a self-contained classroom, resource room, or inclusive environment, in addition to 8 weeks in a general education setting. Gradual movement from observation to total responsibility for planning and implementing instruction; refinement of teaching skills. Written logs, lesson plans, video or audio taping, self-reflection, individual conferences, and involvement with all aspects of instruction, including I.E.P. development, are required. Candidates for student teaching must advise the Coordinator of Field Placements by September 20th for the following spring semester placement and by February 1st for the following fall semester placement. Co-requisite: ED 472B.