Foundations of Education

EDUC 200
3 CR

This course introduces students to the historical, sociological, philosophical, and legal foundations of American education with a focus on educational issues and cross-cultural comparison. Special emphasis is placed on the professional responsibilities of teachers. Students are required to complete 8 to 10 clock hours of field experiences comprised of classroom observations in pre-K through 12th grade settings in public and private schools. Lab Fee

Prerequisites: ACCUPLACER reading score of 60, or a "C" in TSRE 55, or ENGL 151