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2018-19 Graduate Catalog 
    Jan 25, 2021  
2018-19 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ED 583S Fieldwork in Special Education

(3 credits)
This course is designed to meet the needs of students who are currently certified (PA Instructional I or II) and who are seeking an additional certification in special education. Over the semester, students will complete their field experiences in a special education setting in a public school, charter school or APS with students who have IEPs. The course is designed as a hybrid course composed of classroom meetings and on line participation in discussions. Student completion of experiences in the field and reflecting on those experiences (including teaching a minimum of 4 lessons to be critiqued by the host teacher and a minimum of 2 additional lessons observed and critiqued by the instructor) is the primary component of the course.

Students seeking Special Education PreK-8 certification should register for ED 583E  

Students seeking Special Education 7-12 certification should register for ED 583S

IMPORTANT: This course is fieldwork. Students must have current required clearances on file with the School of Education. (See Obtaining Clearances)

Prerequisite: Approval required from the Director of Field Experiences and Outreach; academic adviser; and completion of all special education certification coursework.  Credits are not applicable to the master’s degree.