ECHD 280 - Field Experience in Multicultural ECE Settings (2,3) 3 Credits
Prerequisite(s): ECHD 255 - Foundations of Early Childhood Education .
This course provides opportunities for observation, analysis, and guided interaction within varied educational settings. Students are assigned to observe and perform specific teaching duties determined by the cooperating teacher in varied educational settings, elementary through high school. Psychological, philosophical and historic educational theories are analyzed in the light of current practices that students will observe, research or apply. Connections are made between the field experiences and 1) historical educational practices, 2) philosophically-based educational theories, and 3) psychologically-based educational practices. 30 hours of assigned field observation will be required over the course of the semester. Students must be available at least one morning per week.
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