This course provides each student with direct experience working in a high quality early childhood setting. The experience will connect students’ educational theory with actual classroom experience. The student will work with an experienced early childhood professional as his/her cooperating teacher for a minimum of 90 hours during the semester. In addition, students will attend weekly hour seminars. This is the culmination of college work for students in the A.A.S. Degree Program for Early Childhood. Successful completion of this course and the personal portfolio are requirements for this Degree.
Prerequisites or Co-requisites: ECHD 206; Restricted to students enrolled in the final semester of the program; 2.0 GPA, satisfactory criminal background check, and current CPR certification required.
4 credits (1 lecture/3 lab); spring semester