Merced County Office of Education

 
Foundations in Education-Donna Acheson

  Foundations in Education



Teacher:
Lisa Benson
Email:  lbenson
Phone:
(209) 325-1003


Class Description
UC approved for ā€œgā€ Elective Credit
College Credit is available for Preschool ā€“ 2rd grade fieldwork or the first class in the California teaching education sequence.

This course is designed to introduce students to the theory behind learning and teaching. Emphasis  is placed upon teaching; however support positions are also introduced. Classroom instruction will focus upon students observing, learning, and applying a variety of teaching practices. Students will also study the history of education and curriculum design. Students will be assigned to a classroom at a local school based on their individual interest area with a choice of preschool, elementary, or middle school. Leadership  training is provided through Club-Ed or FHA-HERO. This  is an outstanding course for any student with the desire to become a teacher.ā€‹

Class Resources
Foundations in Education Brochure
College Articulation Information