Orientation to BS in Education Program
Course Code: SLS3355L
Credit Hours: 0
Effective beginning: 2021-22
Course Description:The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the School of Education processes and overall expectations for disposition for teaching. Preservice teachers will learn the use of the college’s online portfolio system (Live Text), how coursework relates to meeting the Florida Department of Education requirements for teacher certification, and how to ensure they remain a satisfactory candidate for graduation. This course is a one-day orientation.
Pam Rentz, Ph.D.
Gina McAllister, Ed.D.
Casey Dowgul, M.S.
Mackenzie Johnson, Ph.D.
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Course materials will be provided by the instructor.
See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
SLS 3355L is not a General Education core course.
- To learn School of Education rules and regulations
- To learn critical field experience skills
- To learn fundamental time-management skills
- To learn about critical tasks that demonstrate mastery of the FEAPs
- To learn use of LiveText
- To learn graduation requirements for School of Education
- To learn of the various on-campus resources available
|Course-level student learning outcomes||Discipline-level learning outcomes||Assessment methods|
To learn School of Education rules and regulations
To learn critical field experience skills
To learn fundamental time-management skills
To learn about critical tasks that demonstrate mastery of the FEAPs
To learn use of LiveText
To learn graduation requirements for School of Education
To learn of the various on-campus resources available
To learn of the certification exams
|Pre- and Post-Tests|
The course will consist primarily of lectures and interactive discussion in the classroom. There will be handouts including, but not limited to, the Chipola College Catalog, the Chipola College Handbook/Planner, and Academic Advising Plans. These and other handouts will be used to support discussions on various topics pertaining to the School of Education.
College-wide policies and resources
For more specific information on Chipola's college-wide academic policies and resources available to students, visit the link below.