Course Description : This course provides an introduction to the field of education (K-12) with a focus on elementary education. It includes a review of historical, cultural, and societal influences on education as well as current trends in the field. It also explores the role of the educator, the educational setting, and addresses general teaching approaches, educational theory, and classroom management issues. Students will be required to complete 25 observation hours in an elementary, middle, or high school setting.
Department Description : History and Social Science