Catalogue 2013 - 2014

ED 409 Practicum in Secondary Teaching


9 cr.


ED 301, PSY 304, and ED 403.

Course Description

Open only to those students in the Secondary Education Program. This is a practicum in teaching under the supervision of experienced teachers. The student teacher is observed, guided, and evaluated by a teacher from the high school, who is the supervising practitioner, and by a University faculty member, who is the program supervisor. Both supervisors will use the Massachusetts Professional Standards in their assessment. This course and SW 412 may not both be counted toward the minimum 122 credit hours required for the degree.