SPED-490 : Student Teaching in Special Education

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Special Education
Subject:
Special Education
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
6
A culminating experience that will demonstrate the integration of theory and effective practices in special education. The students will achieve this through an on-site experience with children and youth who have a range of disabilities for eight weeks. A mentor teacher is assigned to provide daily feedback and guidance in the planning, preparation, instruction, and evaluation of the effectiveness of learning experiences for children and youth with special needs. A University supervisor oversees the student teaching experience and students attend bi-weekly seminars at Carlow. 6 credits PREREQUISITES: COMPLETION OF ALL SPECIAL EDUCATION CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS WITH A MINIMUM GPA OF 3.0. NOTE: NO OTHER COURSES MAY BE TAKEN WHILE A STUDENT IS REGISTERED FOR SPED 490 WITHOUT SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE CHAIR OF SPECIAL EDUCATION.