Elementary Social Studies Methods

This course prepares secondary pre-service teachers to enter the classroom as student teachers. This course includes the practice of standards-based lesson delivery, classroom management techniques, and the exploration of various strategies to meet the needs of diverse learners. Pre-service teachers develop deep understanding and knowledge of the Colorado Academic Social Studies Standards, and reflect on the teacher practices that work best for individual students. Thirty-five hours in a school practicum placement is required. Prerequisites: EDU150, EDU220, and EDU245 with a "B" or better. Includes practicum hours. Cross-listed as EDU535.
Course Number: EDU425
Units: 3.0