Physical and Health Edu (PEHE)

PEHE 4710  Internship in Teaching K-12: Elementary Component  (6 Credits)  

The culminating field-based experience for all programs leading to teacher certification. It is a continuous, full-time (5 days per week) experience of 6 credits during which, after a period of structured observations, students gradually assume responsibility for a full range of teaching activities encountered in a school situation, thereby demonstrating the appropriate professional skills and attitudes essential for successful teaching. The Internship in Teaching is conducted under the supervisory guidance of a Mentor Teacher and a University Supervisor. Required seminars complement the experience. Falls and Springs.

Prerequisite(s): minimum grade of C in PE 4040 and PE 4050; minimum 2.70 cumulative GPA; permission of the Coordinator of Internships.

PEHE 4720  Internship in Teaching K-12: Secondary Component  (6 Credits)  

The culminating field-based experience for all programs leading to teacher certification. It is a continuous, full-time (5 days per week) experience of 6 credits during which, after a period of structured observations, students gradually assume responsibility for a full range of teaching activities encountered in a school situation, thereby demonstrating the appropriate professional skills and attitudes essential for successful teaching. The Internship in Teaching is conducted under the supervisory guidance of a Mentor Teacher and a University Supervisor. Required seminars complement the experience. Falls and Springs.

Prerequisite(s): minimum grade of C in PE 4040 and PE 4050; minimum 2.70 cumulative GPA; permission of the Coordinator of Internships.