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EDHM 210 - Introduction to Teaching

(3 credits)
Prospective candidates for teaching careers explore the teaching learning process in schools by examining the College of Education and Allied Studies Conceptual Framework Model and by reading, writing and analyzing research materials, by using technology, observing in the field, and by planning learning experiences. The history and philosophies of education (educational foundations) will be emphasized. Candidates gain knowledge and experience concerning diversity, differentiated learning, special education, the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks, and the organizational structure of schools. Professional responsibilities, ethics, and legal aspects concerning education are also identified. Candidates will begin to develop their first portfolios as a professional in education. This course requires 10 hours of field experience in appropriate settings.