This course provides opportunities for students with an interest in teaching to develop skills, strategies, and techniques used for instruction at various grade levels for a diverse population of student learners. Instruction addresses the principles and procedures for promoting the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual development of children, adolescents and developmentally appropriate practices in educational settings. Students will gain work experience in classrooms with certified teachers as part of their course work. Other components include the development of a four-year post-secondary plan, KTIP (KY Teacher Internship Program) and TPA requirements, KY Code of Ethics and educational pedagogy. Leadership experiences will be provided through various extra/co-curricular student organizations.