Elementary Methods II: Instruction and Classroom Environments
EDUC392 (Not Liberal Arts) Elementary Methods II: Instruction and Classroom Environments 3 hrs. 3 crs. Teacher candidates will build upon their deep and broad academic content knowledge to create learning experiences and environments that will maximize student learning. They will explore subject-specific and interdisciplinary approaches to instruction and develop lesson plans to complete an interdisciplinary unit, incorporating research-based best practices. In their planning, candidates will incorporate their understanding of childhood development and urban diversity and plan for inclusion of students with special needs and English Language Learners. The course will require 10 hours of fieldwork. Preq: Admission to the Teacher Education curriculum and methods courses; EDUC 390.