CBSE 7214T Childhood Education: Student Teaching Practicum

30 hours seminar; 150 hours or 20 days of supervised student teaching in Childhood Education grades; 3 credits

Supervised field work in teaching all aspects of the childhood education curriculum. Emphasis on the development of an interdisciplinary approach to teaching children from diverse backgrounds, those who are English language learners, and those with special needs. Integration of instructional technology, interdisciplinary curriculum and topics required by New York State standards in Professional certification. Student teaching is 14 weeks in length, full-time, in an educational setting, and in alignment with the daily schedule and annual calendar of that educational setting.

Prerequisite: Initial Certification in Early Childhood Education or in a Special Subject. An application process is required for student teaching. Completed application must be submitted and accepted a semester prior to the beginning of your student teaching placement. Only accepted students will be given permission to register for student teaching. Fingerprint clearance required.


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