Course Content and Outcome Guide for ED 264
- Course Number:
- ED 264
- Course Title:
- Portfolio for AAS Paraeducator
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Course DescriptionCovers how to prepare a professional portfolio that documents the outcomes and requirements for the AAS degree in Paraeducation. Prerequisite/concurrent: ED 263.
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon successful completion students should be able to:
Revise, enhance and/or add to a professional portfolio as a vehicle to provide evidence of career-related competencies,
Select, describe, arrange, and display appropriate artifacts to enable a reader of the portfolio to interpret them as intended without assistance.
Prepare and deliver a professional quality oral presentation.
Make appropriate adjustments to professional presentations.
Course Activities and Design
The content of this course will be delivered through lecture, analysis of model portfolios, simulation, and class discussion/sharing/critique.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Student progress will be evaluated and criteria will be developed for assigning a course grade using the following tools:
1. Completion and presentation of supplemental AAS sections to a comprehensive portfolio designed to demonstrate the students knowledge and skills to date as related to specific program outcomes ;
2. Participation in group and class discussion and activities.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Arrange evidence of personal knowledge and skills related to the field of education in a professional portfolio;
Provide feedback to others for improvement of their portfolios and adjust their own portfolios in response to feedback.