EDUC 10 Introduction to Education
3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68
Concepts and issues related to teaching diverse learners in contemporary public schools (K-12). Topics include historical and philosophical foundations of America education, teaching as a profession and career, contemporary education issues, California content standards, and teacher performance standards. In addition to class time, the course requires 45 hours of structured classroom observations. Proofs of a negative TB test and fingerprint clearance are required for classroom observations.