EDSP 640 New Teacher Induction

This course addresses new teacher induction and is designed to help support and retain teachers new to the profession or new to their teaching assignment. This course is designed to provide each learner with a unique set of supports and new learning opportunities that will allow them to discover their strengths and to articulate a vision for teacher leadership in the future. Learners will explore trends in the teaching profession, examine issues in career sustainability, reflect on classroom culture as a mechanism for engagement in classroom management, and reflectively evaluate positive and practical approaches to communication with students, colleagues, administrators, parents and community members.