SEED 7532T Seminar I in Pedagogy and Curriculum, Middle Childhood and Adolescence Education: Social Studies

45 hours, plus conference; 60 hours observation; 3 credits

Seminar concerning problems and issues in the organization of subject matter. Introduction to methods of instruction, curriculum development and assessment, classroom management, and developing school-community relationships. Focus on self-reflective teaching styles and assessment procedures to address the learning needs of a diverse student population, students with special needs, and English language learners. Preparation in literacy and language acquisition. Attention given to particular needs and interests of students and methods of integrating technology into the classroom. Role of materials and resources applied to teaching social studies at grade levels appropriate for state certification requirements.


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