Course Description
TET221 Foundations of Education (3-0-3)

The course introduces the historical, sociological, and philosophical aspects of the American education system. It emphasizes the school's role and its responsibility to create productive members of society by meeting the needs of all learners. This course provides an understanding of the structure and mission of present-day school and of laws and education mandates. It provides students with an awareness of culturally responsive teaching practices that support learning styles, gender, sexual orientation, culture, and socio-economic status. Students will spend a minimum of ten field experience hours in an educational setting. F, S

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