ECAE 7520T Seminar II in Pedagogy and Curriculum
45 hours, plus conference; 3 credits
Advanced theories and methods of teaching art at grade levels appropriate for New York State certification requirements; focus on developing reflective practitioners and research based instruction; analysis of New York State Learning Standards in art; teaching art to all students, including students with special needs and English language learners; integrating technology into the classroom; developing, implementing, and evaluating the art curriculum in urban classrooms. Students enroll in workshops in identifying, reporting, and responding to child abuse and in substance abuse, fire and arson prevention and safety education.
Prerequisite: ECAE 7506X, 7533T, 7530T, 7538T and 7542T. Corequisite: ECAE 7543T.