> I did learn a TON of education/art education theories - not real practical
> knowledge on the job. I pretty much felt like a soldier who was taught the
> history of war and theories on how to fight, and then dumped on the battle
> front and was expected to know how to fight.
EXACTLY! We had a class called "Foundations of Education". I passed it, but I
can't tell you to this day what it was about or what connection is has to
teaching. The only thing I can figure is, the professor was tenured and they
had to let him teach SOMETHING, so he "taught" the book he wrote.
-- Lisa Skeen http://www.living-tree.net Living Tree Pottery & Handmade Soaps Summerfield, NC "They call it 'PMS' because 'Mad Cow Disease' was already taken."
--- You are currently subscribed to artsednet as: hm-aen.edu To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-artsednet-4261K