Catalog 2008 – 09

Early School Education (ESE)


ESE 4300:

Selected Topics in Early School Education
Cr. 3. (3-0). May be repeated for credit when topics vary.

 

ESE 4302:

Independent Study
Cr. 3. (3-0).
 

ESE 4303: 4304:

Early School Education Student Teaching
Cr. 3 per course. Prerequisite: Admission by application to the Director of Field Experiences. Undergraduate credit only.
Classroom management, record keeping and observation; teaching in a public school, guided by a cooperating teacher and directed by a University Supervisor.

 

ESE 4305:

Early School Education Internship I
Cr. 3. Prerequisites: Admission by application to the Director of Field Experiences.
Teaching in an accredited school, guided by a mentor teacher, directed by a University Supervisor.

 

ESE 4306:

Early School Education Internship II
Cr. 3. Prerequisites: Admission by application to the Director of Field Experiences.
Teaching in an accredited school, guided by a mentor teacher directed by a University Supervisor.

 

ESE 4307:

Early School Education Professional Seminar
Cr. 3 (3-0). Prerequisite: Admission by application to student teaching.
Provides understanding about the roles and responsibilities of a professional early school educator in today’s society, under the guidance of a faculty supervisor. Includes seminar meetings. (Formerly: Early School Education Student Teaching Professional Seminar)

 

ESE 4310:

Social/Emotional Development Through the Arts
Cr. 3 (3-0). Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education.
Factors affecting the social/emotional development of children and how the arts impact the developmental process. Twelve field-based hours are included.

 

ESE 4311:

Play & Children’s Social/Emotional Development
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education
The study of children's play and its affect on children's social and emotional development in the early school learning environment. This course is designed specifically for students who seek Early Childhood-4th Grade teacher certification without the field-based component.

 

ESE 4312:

Social/Emotional Development and the Fine Arts
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisites: Admission to Teacher Education.
A field-based course in the study of factors which affect the social and emotional development of children and adolescents and how the fine arts can impact the developmental process.

 

ESE 4322:

Exploring Science With Children
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisites: None
Provides opportunities to teach and explore science through the inquiry method in an EC-4 Classroom. Twelve field-based hours are included.

 

ESE 4324:

Teaching Children Mathematics
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisites: None
Provides a base for understanding the mathematics curriculum and how children learn mathematics in an EC-4 Classroom. Twelve field-based hours are included.
 

ESE 4350:

Social Studies in the Early School Classroom
Cr. 3. (2-1). Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education.
Strategies and techniques for developing and integrating a contemporary social studies curriculum through field-based experiences in Early Childhood-4th Grade classrooms.

 

ESE 4351:

Early School Social Studies
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education
Analysis of the social studies curriculum and integration into the early school learning environment. This course is designed specifically for students who seek Early Childhood-4th Grade teacher certification without the field-based component.

 

ESE 4357:

Math & Science for the Young Child
Cr. 3. (2-1). Prerequisite: Admitted to Teacher Education
The development and implementation of an organized, sequential approach to creating a developmentally appropriate curriculum in math and science. Field-based experiences in Early Childhood-Grade 4 classrooms.

 

ESE 4358:

Early School Math & Science
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education.
A sequential approach to creating developmentally appropriate curriculum in mathematics and science for preschool and primary age children. This course is designed specifically for students who seek Early Childhood-4th Grade teacher certification without the field-based component.

ESE 4360:

Beginning Math and Science
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisites: Admission to Teacher Education, C&I 3323, IDS 3323, and RDG 3310
A developmentally appropriate approach to create math and science curriculums for students in the preschool and primary grades. Designed for EC-6 teacher candidate.

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