Metropolitan State University

EDU 650 : Student Teaching in the Urban Secondary School Grades 5-12

A. Course Description
Prerequisites: EDU 450 Advanced Urban Teaching Practicum and Seminar  
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
Supervised student teaching with students in an urban middle school or high school (grades 5 to 12) individualized for post-baccalaureate pre-service teacher candidates needing the required ten full-time weeks or equivalent for Minnesota teacher licensure. Limited student teaching placements are arranged for currently licensed teachers seeking to expand or add licensure through the post-baccalaureate process. Periodic seminars with other student teachers and the development of a standards-based portfolio are also required. ** Note: this is a variable credit course with credit range of 2 - 9.
B. Course Effective Dates: 01/17/2006 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
  1. Student Teaching is required by Minnesota Board of Teaching.
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information
Fee: $275 for required edTPA submission. Note: Application and approval required to student teach. Placements are made by arrangement by the Director of Field Experience. Field experiences are in urban classrooms and are typically Monday through Friday for 12 full-time weeks during the school day.
Community Engagement