1. Practicum in Education and Training

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Practicum in Education and Training is a field-based internship that provides students background knowledge of child and adolescent development principles as well as principles of effective teaching and training practices. Students in the course work under the joint direction and supervision of...
  2. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 1

    • Resource ID: 24932
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Students will explore course opportunities, requirements, and expectations as well as discuss effective work practices and strategies for successful course completion in this introduction to the course.
  3. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 2

    • Resource ID: 24933
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Unit, students will evaluate and explain responsibilities of working in the teaching and training profession as well as identify and discuss the professional and ethical conduct expected of educators.
  4. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 3

    • Resource ID: 24934
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Unit, students will identify, describe, and actively apply human development principles and learning theories, such as Behaviorism, Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences, Learning Styles, Motivational Theory, and Constructivism, to specific teaching or training situations.
  5. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 4

    • Resource ID: 24935
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Unit, students will incorporate research-based and evidenced-based theories and strategies to create effective unit and lesson plans that both align with TEKS and that include accommodations for students with learning differences.
  6. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 6

    • Resource ID: 24937
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Unit, students will research, explore, and analyze current trends and issues that impact education such as political, societal, and economic trends and issues.
  7. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 7

    • Resource ID: 24938
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Unit, students will participate in and document their field-based observations of P-12 classrooms with special populations.
  8. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 8

    • Resource ID: 24939
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Unit, students will discuss with a local school district administrator or HR representative a sample Professional Development Plan (PDP) based on a teacher’s first year in the school district.
  9. Practicum in Education and Training Unit Plan 9

    • Resource ID: 24940
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Unit, students will build, reflect upon, and present a professional teaching portfolio that includes a polished resume, lesson plans, documentation of field-based experiences, a philosophy of education statement, and a service learning log of work completed during this course.