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ECE 201 Issues and Trends in Early Childhood Education

Your Assignment

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We now know that this is *not* the teaching of the future... at least not yet

 

For this assignment, you will be developing a research-based philosophy of education. This assignment has two main components:

  • A completed Teaching Philosophy Template
  • Paragraph summaries of six articles that you incorporate. These articles will include three that were provided to you and three that you find on your own.

 

Getting Started

Before you jump into the research...

  • Think about and list 3 qualities of the best teachers you've had
  • Think about and list 2 qualities you have that will help you as a teacher.
  • Think about and list 1 thing you want to work on to be a better teacher
  • Write a sentence that starts: "I believe teaching is..."