Student Teaching doesn't have to be so scary. This course removes the fear and mystery out of student teaching so that you will know what to expect before you ever step foot into the classroom. You will learn the three goals of student teaching as well as the four key areas of teaching. You will also learn how to manage your anxiety and prepare for student teaching observations. With the strategies learned in this course you CAN and WILL have a successful student teaching semester.
This course contains engaging video and audio lectures all aimed at making sure that you know what you need to know before your first day of student teaching. If you are about to enter your final student teaching semester, this is the course that will get you ready.
Understanding student teaching is key to having a successful student teaching experience.
The 3 main areas that a student teacher will be expected to gain experience in during the semester.
These are the THREE goals of student teaching.
Mentor relationships can make or break your student teaching experience. Learn how to manage them successfully.
Are you still feeling nervous? Take this Anxiety Check-in and find out how to manage your stress!
Yes, it's time for YOU to become the Teacher!
It's ALL about PROFESSIONALISM!
A positive Classroom Environment can increase student achievement!
Lesson Planning is a MUST!
You must TEACH!
Daily self-reflection can be the difference between a Bad Teacher and a GREAT Teacher!
Be prepared for your Student Teacher observations
Components of a GOOD lesson.
Dr. Kay is a college professor, published author, and world traveler. She holds degrees in Psychology, Elementary Education and is a Doctor of Education in the field of Educational Leadership. Dr. Kay has been teaching for the past twenty years and loves when her students not only learn but also ENJOY learning!
Dr. Kay considers herself to be a perpetual student; when she's not learning, she's not living! She is fully committed to the notion of life-long learning and believes that everyone should learn something new each day. Dr. Kay is passionate about educating, uplifting and inspiring her students and enjoys sharing her knowledge in her Udemy courses.
Dr. Kay's life motto is "DREAM BIG" and she wholeheartedly believes in the notion of people striving for their ultimate dreams.
When Dr. Kay is not teaching, she enjoys writing, reading, and spending time traveling the world. She has been to three of the seven continents, and hopes to one day get to all seven.
“I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list," – Susan Sontag