SEED 7515T Seminar II in Pedagogy and Curriculum: Social Studies
45 hours plus conference; 3 credits
Advanced theories and methods of teaching social studies 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 social studies; teaching social studies to all students, including students with special needs and English language learners; integrating technology into the classroom; developing, implementing, and evaluating the social studies 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. Not open to students who have taken EDUC 7515T.
Prerequisite: 7500X [742X], 7501X [792.1X] and permission of the program head of social studies. Prerequisite or corequisite: SEED 7532T [763.02T] and 7542T [764.5T]. Corequisite: SEED 7543T [764.51T].