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Special Education Student Teaching: Part B

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This course will focus on the design and implementation of the Teacher Work Sample.  It also provides students practical guidance in securing a teaching position.  Students will examine resumes and cover letters, teaching applications, and interview strategies.  Assistance in preparing an employment portfolio will be provided.  This seminar also provides a forum for open discussion and problem-solving based on student teaching classroom experiences.

This graduate-level course is 6 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 4
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6 weeks

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    Seeking a Teaching Position

    • Compare and contrast various teaching application formats.
    • Evaluate the components of a teaching employment portfolio.
    • Evaluate personal and professional considerations when applying for a teaching position.

    Analysis of Learning Results

    • Create visual representations to profile student performance.
    • Evaluate assessment data to diagnose student learning.
    • Analyze data to report performance of the following groups: whole class, subgroups, and individual students.

    Reflection and Self-Evaluation

    • Identify areas for improving instructional skills and classroom management skills.
    • Evaluate your teaching performance relative to the instructional unit implemented for the Teacher Work Sample.

    Managing the First Year of Teaching

    • Identify best practice strategies.
    • Describe effective personal and professional time management strategies.

    Instructional Decision-Making

    • Analyze examples of instructional decision-making based on students’ learning or responses.
    • Apply formative assessment information to make instructional planning decisions.

    Program Reflection

    • Evaluate personal and professional growth throughout the University of Phoenix Special Education Program.
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    Teacher Rate: For some courses, special tuition rates are available for current, certified P-12 teachers and administrators. Please speak with an Enrollment Representative today for more details.

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