Education Pathway

Minnesota Center for Advanced Professional Studies (MNCAPS) Education Pathway

The Minnesota Center for Advanced Professional Studies (MNCAPS) Business pathway allows students to engage in a real-world experience in high-demand environments. The MNCAPS Education Pathway will utilize project-based learning and case study methods to introduce general teaching concepts within education. Students will learn topic such as how research impacts instructional, student management strategies, assessment practices, and other best practices in education. Students will spend 3 periods (half a day), both semesters at the MNCAPS location, designing lesson plans and experiencing the challenges of project-based work. This pathway requires students to apply these concepts to designing, implementing and assessing student achievement and will be evaluated by both the teachers and participating stakeholders.

HIGH SCHOOL & POTENTIAL COLLEGE CREDIT

Students will earn High School Credit for each of the courses taken at MNCAPS.

COURSE CREDIT

First Semester (3 Hours)

Course Name High School Credit College Credit
MNCAPS AP Psychology Social Studies
MNCAPS Preschool Child FACS
MNCAPS English 12 English

Second Semester (3 Hours)

Course Name High School Credit College Credit
MNCAPS AP Psychology Social Studies
MNCAPS PALS FACS
MNCAPS English 12 English