Jan 23, 2022  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2021-2022 
    
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2021-2022

EDUR 5023 Introduction to Teaching and Learning


3 semester hours

This course is for credential candidates who will be the teacher of record in a public or private school classroom. Candidates complete this course in the semester prior to the full-time teaching assignment. Seminars will focus on effective classroom practice and teaching, reflective problem-solving, introductory practices for Literacy, and an introduction to human development (including learning theories which impact social and emotional development). Candidates are provided with experiences that will help them become prepared to teach while continuing to study for the California teaching credential. Candidates will be expected to develop skills related to classroom management, lesson planning, instructional strategies, and data driven assessment. Candidates must have access to a field placement during the class.