ECE 311 The Teaching Profession-Birth to Sixth Grade

Study of the professional lives of early childhood and childhood teachers in urban settings. Study of teachers’ responsibilities in meeting the needs of specific populations of children including children with special needs, English language learners, and gifted learners. Exploration of how teachers design learning environments and programs that support healthy development, self management, and cooperation. Approaches used to evaluate teacher effectiveness. Includes 10 hours of field work in home and educational settings with diverse populations and contrasting social and economic environments.


Credits:

3

Hours

3

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring