2023 - 2024 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

EDU2013 Advanced-level Education, Training,and Child Studies Internship

0.5 credit per semester

The course reviews higher-level care teaching and observation skills through work based learning field experiences and practical Students apply knowledge and skill sets to a comprehensive field-based experience. Collaborating with mentor teachers and other professionals in educational settings, students participate in program-specific learning, leadership seminars, networking opportunities, and relevant workplace experiences. They analyze the impact that leadership theories; professional ethics; current trends; and parent, community, and government organizations have on contemporary education and the child care industry. Students explore postsecondary education and career options and prepare for the interview process. Students complete a professional portfolio that is aligned with the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium and the MCPS Teacher Performance Standards.

At least 2 credits in the Early Child Development POS
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
May be repeated times

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