Faith Builders Educational Programs, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience
Introduction to Teaching EDU101
Faith Builders Educational Programs, 28527 Guys Mills Road, Guys Mills, PA
60 hours (4 weeks).
August 2011 - Present.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: create lesson plans with measurable objectives and a clear plan for accomplishing those objectives; prepare and present components of lessons; utilize visual and auditory tools; apply solid classroom management strategies to develop an overall classroom management plan and develop a discipline plan for the classroom; deliver prepared and approved lessons in a class setting, enabling student mastery of stated objectives; increase effectiveness and awareness by self-evaluating teaching; assess observed teaching for achievement of objectives, for presentation, and for classroom management; evaluate themselves and others for effective teaching practices; and constructively participate in daily debriefing meetings
Major topics are: educational philosophy of Faith Builders Educational Programs; principles that guide effective teaching; classroom management; lesson planning; assessment of student learning; and evaluation of teaching. Methods of instruction include: lecture, discussion, and observation of other teachers. Evaluation criteria include: study guides, student teaching, and a final portfolio.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Education (10/15).