EDUC2000-A Schools and Society    (Fall 2017)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)

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Course Details

Students who register for this course must also register for EDUC0200 A

Session, Dates: 1 (08/28/2017 - 12/16/2017)

Days: T R

Time: 02:00 - 03:15 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Nicholson Center 415

Seats Available: 15 Seats

Credits: 3

Co-Requisite courses must match session/section/location

Course Description

This course provides teacher candidates with an introduction to teaching and an understanding of American education with respect to its history, societal influences, underlying philosophies, and today?s instructional approaches. Topics emphasized include teacher professionalism, diversity in the classroom, and educational reform. Teacher candidates are exposed to the real world of teaching through discussion of current trends and issues, with a focus on standards, assessment, and accountability. In addition, candidates begin their exploration of the teaching profession through three required field experiences and professional activities. The use of technology is required for research and presentation of course-related information. Education candidates must earn a C grade, or higher, to successfully complete this course.

Prerequisite: EDUC2100

Co-requisite: EDUC0200

About The Instructor(s)

Daniel J. Shelley, Ph.D.

University Professor of Education
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(s) section for a link to a Faculty Website.