May 29, 2024  
2013-2014 Undergraduate 
    
2013-2014 Undergraduate [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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EDUC 151 - Foundations of the Education Profession

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In this course students will study the multiple historical, legal, philosophical, ethical, and social foundations of education and make connections with how these foundations influence current thought and practice in education. In addition, students will explore the basic principles of school organization, curriculum, effective teaching, and classroom management. Students will develop an awareness of the diversity among children, families, and communities, as well as an understanding of how this diversity contextualizes teaching and learning. Professional development will be emphasized through the following: an overview of professional organizations, journals, and activities; technology for educators; and writing in the profession. Prerequisite(s): Students placed into   must successfully complete that course before enrolling in EDUC 151.



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