EDUC2000-A Schools and Society (Fall 2020)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Days: T R
Time: 02:00 - 03:15 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Hale Center 310
Seats Available: 6 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.

Co-requisite: EDUC0200

About the Instructor(s)

James A. Bernauer, Ed.D.
Professor of Education
Education

bernauer@rmu.edu
412-397-6028 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 419
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