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fall 2012

lecture

  • Foundations of Education - EDU502 (01)

    Professor:
    Susan Boe
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TUES
    Time:
    6:00PM-8:50PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L108
    Max Participants:
    20

    Designed to introduce prospective teachers to the world of education by overviewing topics such as: what it means to be a teacher; the historical and philosophical roots of teaching; leaders influential in education; the development of American education; and the political, economic, social, and legal foundations of education; curriculum and instruction; international trends in education; and school reform. Emphasis will be given to the current issues challenging educational structures, including finances, standards, inclusion, literacy, ELL learners, the digital divide, special needs students, and cultural competency.