SEED 7532T Seminar I in Pedagogy and Curriculum, Middle Childhood and Adolescence Education: Social Studies
45 hours, plus conference; 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. Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed SEED 7540T [763.32T] or EDUC 7532T.
Corequisite: SEED 7542T [764.5T].