Internship In Health Teaching For School Nursing

The purpose of the field experience is to provide an opportunity for the student to utilize the NJ Comprehensive Health Education and Physical Education Curriculum Framework and the NJ Core Curriculum Content Standards to teach health classes in a classroom setting with an experienced, New Jersey certified teacher The course incorporates the interaction between the school nurse and the school counseling program, by utilizing school guidance counseling standards and indicators. The course requires 10 hours of teacher observation prior to teaching 40 hours of health. A college supervisor will visit the student in the employed or field placement situation. Meeting of all students enrolled in the Internship course are held periodically at the University's Glassboro Campus.