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Introduces the methods and techniques of quantitative, qualitative, action, and mixed methods commonly used in educational research in a variety of education, workplace, and community settings. Builds awareness of the range of methods that may be applied to different types of research studies and guidelines that should be used to select appropriate research methods. Includes research resources, ethics, and academic writing.
Teacher candidates learn to apply theories of human development and learning to a variety of classroom settings. Major theories of learning are examined as they apply in preschool through elementary grades and instructional decision-making..
Includes historical foundations of education. Topics covered will provide novice educators with a broad picture of education and schooling in the United States, and a basis for informed decision-making regarding the complicated education environment.
ED 407 Non-Licensure Seminar (Online)
In this course we will engage in activities, discussions, and assignments that will strengthen our observation and reflection skills in order to increase our understanding of educational / schooling environments. We will work to uncover particular practices and contexts of teaching in an attempt to build a foundation for our future educational work.