Teaching in Science and Mathematics
Exploration of effective teaching practices based on examination of how middle school students learn math and science. Selected readings, discussion and field experience in middle school classrooms.
General Catalog: Cross-listed under Geology and Education (GEL 181/EDU 181)
Prerequisite: Major in mathematics, science, or engineering, or have completed a one-year sequence of science or calculus and consent of the instructor.
Grading: P/NP grading only
GE credit: SS, WE
When Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring
Lecture/Discussion: 2 hours weekly
Internship: Approximately 2 hours weekly (minimum 20 total hours). Middle/Junior High Schools in Davis, Woodland, Dixon, Vacaville, and surrounding communities.