SEED 4408 Advanced Seminar on Methods of Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching
4 hours recitation plus conference; 4 credits
Advanced theories and methods of teaching specific subject areas within social studies at grade levels appropriate for state certification requirements; focus on developing reflective practitioners and researchers; developing individualized instruction for all students; using technology for cooperative learning in the classroom and school; developing and evaluating standards-based social studies curriculum and classroom and school cultures responsive to the needs of diverse students and students with special needs, particularly in urban settings; developing advanced methods of teaching English language learners and applying knowledge of language acquisition. Support the development of portfolio and state certification.
Corequisite: Secondary Education 4401 and 4482.
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