2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

EEDUC 6635 Theory and Practice: A Contemporary Context for Teaching

This course invites examination of historical and contemporary educational issues in American education through an emphasis on field-based experiences and investigations of the social and historical forces that shape the character of schooling and the lives of students and teachers in elementary public school classrooms. The course offers wide opportunities for reflection, sense-making, and deeper understanding of the Professional Standards for Teachers as they emerge as realities in schools.