Introduction to Teaching 1

1 Semester
Available to grades: 11,12 *Eligible for Dual Credit through COD
Prerequisites: None

This course will allow highly motivated students who have at least a 2.5 GPA to learn about, and experience the teaching profession. This introductory education course will cover such topics as educational requirements, lesson development, child development, and teaching strategies. Each student will complete 15 hours of observation and will discover how lessons are facilitated in a classroom setting. A Dual Credit option of 3 credits is available through the College of Dupage, aligned with the COD course entitled Education 1100.