EDU 283 Early Childhood Field Instruction and Seminar II (3 credits)

This second level fieldwork course builds on the competencies developed in EDU 184, the first level fieldwork experience course. Particular attention is given to assuming the role and responsibilities of classroom teacher in planning, supervising and evaluating curriculum experiences that are developmentally appropriate as well as integrated. The weekly seminar is used to discuss fieldwork experiences, teaching concepts and skills. A medical exam, fingerprinting and NYS Child Abuse Central Register clearance are required. Prerequisite: EDU 184 or permission of instructor.