2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

EDUC 241 - Fundamentals of Secondary Schools

Credits: 3
This course provides the prospective middle and high school teacher with an understanding of the philosophy and organization of secondary schools, current practices of planning for curriculum and instruction, use of assessment, student data and data-based decision-making as well as strategies for differentiation and English Language learners. Special attention is given to implementing strategies to enhance content literacy, which are honed in the co-requisite practicum for this course. Focus is also given to fostering critical thinking and problem-solving in secondary school settings across multiple disciplines.
Prerequisite: EDUC-200, EDUC-201
Corequisite: EDUC-240