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Part I: Setting the Stage for Successful Learning
Today you will take the first step on your journey toward becoming an elementary or middle school teacher. As you prepare to enter this prestigious profession, you are invited to ponder these questions: What is the purpose of education? How do societal needs and legislation impact what happens in your classroom? What content knowledge and skills do you need to acquire to address all students' needs in today's increasingly diverse classroom? How can you set the stage for successful learning in your future classroom?
Part I addresses the constantly changing field of education and the skills needed to teach in our increasingly complex society. The purpose of this first section is to help you gain ...