College Introduction to Teaching

Practical Arts


Course ID: GEN509    

Credit: 1      

Grade level: 10, 11, 12      

Prerequisite: Child Development I and Child Development II strongly suggested


  • Note: This course is offered as a part of the Pre-Teaching pathway in the IB Career-related Program (IBCP). This course is only offered at Oak Park and NKCHS.


    Course Description: This course is designed to explore the skills needed to become a teacher in the 21st century. From historical contexts to communicative/social skills, students will understand and acquire the tools needed to implement state and district curriculum, to develop lesson plans and developmentally appropriate practices that will build a strong foundation for one’s future as part of the education community.