Spring 2021 Graduate and Professional Studies Catalog 
    
    Jan 19, 2022  
Spring 2021 Graduate and Professional Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDT 4021 - General Methods for Secondary Teachers


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This methodology course explores current pedagogy and its research underpinnings with the goal of implementing specific strategies, techniques, and practice of the methods presented. Candidates will demonstrate mastery of specific competencies, including literacy and language development in detailed lesson plans to make content accessible to all learners through developmentally appropriate pedagogy, effective questioning techniques, and use of appropriate resources. Candidates’ demonstration lessons provide opportunity for reflection on attempted practices. This course includes intentional practice of classroom management, active and equitable participation for culturally, ethnically, linguistically and academically diverse learners, lesson planning, and formative assessment to differentiate instruction for all learners. Modifications for diverse learners and learners with exceptionalities are researched and applied through fieldwork experience. Technology for teaching and learning is integrated in the course. This course requires 20 hours of observation in the field.



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