Early field experiences in teacher education, including observation and laboratory experiences in public schools: designed to provide opportunities for career exploration, professional orientation, the development of insight into the interrelationship of theory and practice, and the place of the student in the educational process. Approved for S/U grading only. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
Course in practice teaching which provides teaching experience with exceptional children. May be repeated for 18 hours, 12 of which may be taken in the same term. Approved for S/U grading only. Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of all requirements of the Council on Teacher Education Undergraduate or Graduate Common Assessment Plan for Initial Certification (http://www.cote.uiuc.edu).
Course in practice teaching to meet certification requirements for teaching in the elementary school. Approved for S/U grading only. Prerequisite: CI 420 or CI 406 as required by the student\'s curriculum; Satisfactory completion of all requirements of the Council on Teacher Education Undergraduate or Graduate Common Assessment Plan for Initial Certification (http://www.ed.uiuc.edu/cte/cap).