May 22, 2024  
Fitchburg State University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
Fitchburg State University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SPED 4300 - Engaging Scholarship in Education

1 cr. 1 hr. Offered every semester

Teacher Candidates in the Special Education Moderate Disabilities PreK-8 with Elementary Education Licensure will engage in a scholarly research approach to bridge the gap between theory and practice.  During the senior year, the candidates in this Special Education major embark on a semester long field-based experience.  The engaged scholarship course is a collaborative inquiry project that will generate useful knowledge and skills between three IDIS disciplines and academic pedagogy as practiced in the public school settings.  Metacognitive activities will be used to assist candidates in reflecting about their teaching while demonstrating scholarly writing. This course is taken in conjunction with  ,  ,  , and  .    Required for all Special Education: Moderate Disabilities PreK-8 Majors.

Prerequisite(s): Successful passage of Stage One Education Unit Review and all concentration-required MTELs.

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