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EDC 485 & EDC 486/487: Seminar in Teaching & Student Teaching in Elementary/Secondary Physical Education

Student teaching provides teacher candidates a supervised learning experience in real school setting. The student teacher is able to practice the application of professional knowledge and skills, develop a personal style of teaching, and demonstrate teaching ability under the direct supervision of school and university supervisors.

EDC 485 and 486/487 is a required course for all Physical Education and Health majors.

EDC 485 & EDC 486/487: Seminar in Teaching & Student Teaching in Elementary/Secondary Physical Education

Requirements

  • Overall cumulative QPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Major QPA of 2.7 or higher
  • Senior Standing
  • Completion of all KIN coursework prior to student teaching
  • PLT passing score of 167 or higher
  • PE Content test passing score of 154 or higher
  • Must be admitted to the teacher education program or have permission of the department chairperson

Logistics

  • Under selected and approved critic teachers, students participate in classroom teaching and other school activities
  • EDC 485: 3 Credit seminar
  • EDC 486 (elementary)/487 (secondary) 6 credits, Graded
  • Application must be submitted to the KIN Office no later than Oct. 1 or Feb. 1 of the semester prior to the student teaching semester
  • Not for graduate credit in education

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