May 22, 2024  
2022-2023 Endicott College Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Endicott College Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ED 380 - Methods in the Secondary Content Areas and Field Experience

This course supports the pre-service teacher in planning for teaching in the secondary school (Grades 5-8; 8-12). The course is interdisciplinary and addresses the skills necessary to become a “best practice” teacher, particularly through addressing principles and standards articulated by the Massachusetts Professional Standards for Teachers and the Common Core State Standards. Professional responsibilities, classroom learning environments, planning instruction, assessing achievement, and teaching for meaningful learning for all students are among the areas addressed. Research and theory are connected to applied practice through a field experience throughout the semester. (3 cr. Lecture, 1 cr. Field experience). Must be registered for methods course and ED 303. Open to secondary education licensure majors only.

Prerequisites & Notes
ED 240/ 240L, junior class status and a passing score on the Communication & Literacy MTEL.

(Cr: 3)