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Gieselmann, Sharon – Childhood Education, 2008
The University of Evansville (UE) is a small liberal arts college in southern Indiana. Through a unique four-year partnership between UE's School of Education and Dexter Elementary School, powerful social studies activities are delivered by preservice teachers to inner-city schoolchildren. The purpose of the afterschool social studies club…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Preservice Teachers, Elementary Education, Clubs
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Melser, Nancy Armstrong – Childhood Education, 2006
Colleges and universities are presented with the problem of preparing teachers for diverse classrooms on a daily basis. The lack of preparation for teaching in urban settings is one problem. This article presents the Urban Semester Program. This is an immersion program for junior level students. In this immersion experience, participants take a…
Descriptors: Urban Environment, Preservice Teachers, Immersion Programs, Urban Schools