Multiple Subject Two Semester

FALL 2018

Mandatory Orientation
IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Friday, August 3, 2018 (All candidates EXCEPT for those placed SCUSD, unless you are unable to attend the orientation on August 20.)
  • Monday, August 20, 2018 (Only candidates placed at SCUSD, unless you were unable to attend orientation on August 3.   If you are an early start district/school, please go to your placement.)
  • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 (All candidates)
  • Wednesday, August 22, 2018 (Nothing scheduled.  If you are an early start district/school, please go to your placement.  If you are placed in SCUSD you can spend this day helping your CT in his/her classroom or attending professional development.)
  • Thursday, August 23, 2018 (All candidates)
  • Friday, August 24, 2018 (All candidates)

The orientation will be a mix of instruction and community building. The following experiences will encompass the orientation.

Schedule for August 3 , 2018 and August 20, 2018

  • 9:00 – 12:30pm (Field Placement Orientation)
  • LUNCH (Lunch on your own) 
  • 1:30 – 5:00pm (Orientation continued)

Schedule for Tuesday, August 21, 2018

  • 9:00 – 12:00pm (Sharing Extended Nametags, Expectations for the cohort, Artifact sharing)
  • LUNCH (Lunch on your own) 
  • 1:00 – 4:00pm (Understanding by Design/Backwards Planning/Essential Questions/ Central Focus, Introduction to Norm Setting, 5-Minute Lesson – Overview)
  • 4:00 – 4:30pm (BREAK)
  • 4:30 – 6:50 (Former teacher candidate panel)

Schedule for Thursday, August 23, 2018

  • 8:30 – 11:50am (Content Objective/Getting ready for 5-minute lesson)
  • 12:00 – 1:15pm (Potluck Lunch with all teacher candidates in the program. More information to follow.)
  • 1:30 – 3:30pm (Joint orientation with all teacher candidates from all programs - Vision & Mission of university, college, and programs, History of Sac State as a Teachers College, Define Social Justice, Student Perspectives, CoE webpage, Campus resources & support services, Professionalism & Attitude, Family and community engagement/communication, If issues arise- chain of command)

Schedule for Friday, August 24, 2018

  • 9:00 – 12:00pm (Jigsaw the ASCD articles)
  • LUNCH (Lunch on your own) 
  • 1:00 – 4:15pm (Discuss Learning to Trust (all); Discuss First Days of Placement Observation Tool [Norris and Daly].  Begin Long Introductions [Baker].)

Mandatory JumpStart Week+
IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Monday, August 27, 2018 (All candidates)
  • Tuesday, August 28, 2018 (All candidates)
  • Wednesday, August 29, 2018 (All candidates) 
  • Thursday, August 30, 2018 (All candidates are in placements)
  • Friday, August 31, 2018 (All candidates)

Schedule for Monday, August 27, 2018

  • 9:00 – 11:50am (EDMS 319A Language and Literacy)
  • LUNCH (Lunch on your own) 
  • 1:00 – 4:00pm (Bafá Bafá)

Schedule for Tuesday, August 28, 2018

  • 9:00 – 11:45am (Supervision Syllabus and Pacing Guide)
  • 11:45 – 1:00pm (Lunch with supervisors. Bring bag lunch as there is no place to purchase lunch.)
  • 1:15 – 4:00pm (Lesson Planning)

Schedule for Wednesday, August 29, 2018

  • 9:00 – 11:50am (EDMS 314 Math Methods)
  • LUNCH (Lunch on your own)
  • 1:30 – 4:50pm (EDMS 334A)

Schedule for Thursday, August 30, 2018

  • All day in placement
  • 4:30 – 7:20 (EDMS 272 ELD/SDAIE Class)

Schedule for Friday, August 31, 2018

  • 9:00 – 11:50am (EDMS 316 Science Methods)
  • LUNCH (Lunch on your own)
  • 1:30 – 4:50pm (EDMS 334B) 

Please make a note of the days and times of Orientation and JumpStart week requirements and plan accordingly. The changes to the schedule for JumpStart week are not permanent; the posted schedule (available here: https://www.csus.edu/coe/academics/credentials/resources/assets/Fall-2018-Schedule-of-Classes-MS-2.pdf) will be in effect from September 4th until the end of the fall term.

For Orientation logistics please contact Lynn Solari (lsolari@csus.edu).