Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-522-129 057601 IA: Practicum 1
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-522-129 IA: PRACTICUM 1 ...introduces the student to a diverse classroom setting at an elementary, middle or high school level. The student will observe children and practice techniques under the guidance of a DPI certified teacher. 108 hours in the classroom is under supervision of K-12 teacher. (Corequisite: 10-890-101, College 101)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
  1. Portfolio
Course Competencies
  1. Demonstrate a professional attitude and work ethic.
  2. Adhere to roles and responsibilities of an instructional assistant.
  3. Demonstrate reflection on the Practicum learning experience.
  4. Assist the teacher in preparing for the instruction/evaluation process within a diverse classroom.
  5. Utilize preventative management techniques when working with individual or small groups of students.
  6. Apply problem-solving strategies in the school setting.
  7. Develop a personal professional development plan.
  8. Apply affective behavior when interacting with and observing children in a diverse educational environment
  9. Implement teacher developed instructional plans.