EDU 555: Childhood Teaching Methods

Class Program

This course is designed to instruct students on pedagogical methods in all childhood (grades 1-6) subject areas - Mathematics, Science, Technology, English/Language Arts, Art, Music and Physical Education as aligned to New York State Common Core Standards.  There is an emphasis on multilevel instruction, processes of analysis, inquiry and design, constructive pedagogies, multiple intelligences, academic language and interdisciplinary problem solving.  Planning curricula are directed toward culturally responsive instruction that addresses the diverse learning needs of elementary level (grades 1-6) students.  50 hours of fieldwork required.