Development of the necessary teaching skills to maintain an effective learning environment. These skills include: lesson planning, implementation and reflection; pedagogy, curriculum planning and assessment; classroom management; effective communication with other professionals, students, and families. A grade of "C" or better is required for graduation. This is a Capstone Course for the Early Childhood A.A.S. and A.A.T. programs. Students are expected to have a 2.00 cumulative GPA and to have completed at least 47 credit hours of relevant coursework before enrolling in this course. (Formerly ECE 2620. Students may not receive credit for both TED 2750 and ECE 2620.) 2 class hours/6 field hours.