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EDUC 1301 INTRODUCTION TO THE TEACHING PROFESSION

An enriched, integrated pre-service course and content experience that provides active recruitment and institutional support of students interested in a teaching career, especially in high need fields; provides students with opportunities to participate in early field observations at all levels of P-12 schools with varied and diverse students populations; provides students with support from college and school faculty for the purpose of introduction to and analysis of the culture of schooling and classrooms; course content is aligned as applicable with State Board for Educator Certification Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities standards.Field Experience Lab Required: 16 observation hours in P-12 Texas public schools. 48 lecture hours + 16 hour lab.

3 credit hours