MTED 490A. SENIOR CAPSTONE: ELEMENTARY PRACTICUM. 5 Credits.
Pre-requisites: MTED 390 and MTED 412 and senior standing.
Satisfies: senior capstone university graduation requirement.
This course is a practicum for students majoring in Mathematics Education. The students will do a pre-student teaching classroom experience in a K-12 mathematics classroom (3 credits) and participate in a a seminar (2 credits). Lessons will be planned and taught. Emphasis will be on putting educational theory into practice and reflecting on the process, particularly in the areas of problem solving, the NCTM Standards, use of manipulative materials and assessment. MTED 490A will fulfill the Senior Capstone requirement for the BAE Math/Elementary majors, and MTED 490B will fulfill the Senior Capstone requirement for the BAE Math/Secondary majors.