Teaching As A Profession

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Course Description

Teaching can be a highly rewarding profession. Throughout the course, students will explore career opportunities within the field of education. They will learn what it means to be a professional in the classroom, whether it be working alongside co-teachers or managing an inclusive and diverse group of students. Students will learn about the code of conduct expected of educational professionals. Students will explore the history and best practices in the teaching profession as well as professional development opportunities. They will discover what it means to emerge as leaders in the field.

Course Requirements

Grade Level





1 Semester

Credit Value




Major Concepts

Module 1: Career Skills and Opportunities in Education
Module 2: Professionalism in an Education Setting
Module 3: The Components of Diversity
Module 4: Professional Code of Conduct
Module 5: Historical Foundations of Education
Module 6: Employment Practices
Module 7: Teamwork
Module 8: Leadership and CTSO Opportunities