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ECED4000-A Soc Studies Methods Echd    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/25/2014 - 12/13/2014)

Days: W

Time: 08:45 - 11:35 am

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Nicholson Center 414

Seats Available: 8 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

is designed to provide both the theoretical background and the practical knowledge necessary for planning, implementing, and assessing a social studies program in a contemporary elementary school. In addition, the latest advances in Instructional Technology will be introduced and integrated into the methodology. Students will be introduced to a variety of approaches and instructional materials for effectively facilitating the learning of content and skills associated with the social sciences, and for integrating this learning with other areas of the elementary curriculum. A high level of interaction and integration between methods courses and field experiences will provide students with applications of "Theory into Practice" and consistent classroom experiences. This course will be supplemented and enhanced with BlackBoard.

Prerequisites: Candidacy Status and Permission of the Department Head

About The Instructor

Daniel J. Shelley, Ph.D.

University Professor of Education
Education

Coordinator, MS-Inst Lead & Post Bacc Teacher
Education


shelleyd@rmu.edu
412-397-6033 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 467
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.



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