GEM 1011, 1021, and 1031
These three, one-hour courses are the first step toward teacher certification for grades 8-12 math or science. They substitute for IDS 2013. Field experiences on participating public school campuses are required during each semester.
This course introduces students to the elementary school classroom. Students will examine characteristics and strategies for creating a positive, productive classroom environment.
Students will experience the middle school setting through their field work during this course. Designing instruction and assessment to promote student learning are the focus of this course.
Students will observe and interact with high school teachers and students during their field work. Emphasis for this course is on how to implement effective, responsive instruction, and assessment.