EDEL 105 Course Work

INTRODUCTION TO TEACHING (Single Subject Credential)

Course Description:

Prerequisite: Enrollment in the Cerritos College Teacher Training Academy (Teacher TRAC).

EDEL 105 will provide students with an introduction to the profession of teaching at the secondary level. Teaching and learning in contemporary classrooms serving diverse student populations are discussed. The course will address professional teaching standards and current educational issues. Students will begin development of their Teacher TRAC Reflective Portfolio. Ten hours observation in a middle/high school is a required component of this course. (1 Unit)

Transfer Credit: CSU

SERVE Hourly Requirements:

Your EDEL 105 course provides you with 10 hours of secondary classroom observation during the latter part of the course. Your observation assignment will allow you the opportunity to see how the California Standards for the Teaching Profession are being implemented in the daily activities of secondary instruction. The secondary school teachers, who are participating in our program, are all Master teachers. They have graciously volunteered their classrooms so that you can fulfill your EDEL 105 observation hours' requirement.