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Middle and High School Education

Courses & Requirements

Course Requirements: 10-12 Courses

1 Introductory Course:

  • ED 101 Introduction to Teaching in Middle and Secondary School
    (includes a pre-practicum experience)

1 Course in Human Development and Learning:

  • ED 130 Human Development and Learning
  • ED 230 Foundations of Learning, Cognition, and Academic Intervention

1 Course in the Social, Cultural and Historical Foundations of Education:

  • ED 160 Post-colonial Theories
  • ED 161 Anthropology and Sociology of Schooling
  • ED 162 Critical Histories of U.S. Education
  • ED 163 Philosophies
  • ED 167 Critical Race Theory

1 Course in Exceptionalities in Learning:

  • ED 142 Education of the Exceptional Child

1 Course in Curriculum or a Related Guided Elective:

  • ED 110 History and Political Science/Political Philosophy Curricula
  • ED 111 Development of Knowledge and Reasoning in the Science Curriculum
  • ED 112 Mathematics Learning Environments
  • ED 113 Language Arts Curricula in the Middle and Secondary School
  • ED 114 Linguistic Approaches to Second Language Acquisition
    (Cross listed with German GER 114 and Modern Languages ML 114)
  • ED 119 Development of Knowledge and Reasoning in Engineering

1 Course in the Practices in Teaching taken during the Semester of Student Teaching:

  • ED 120 Practice of Teaching: History and Political Science/Political Philosophy
  • ED 121 Practice of Teaching: Science
  • ED 122 Practice of Teaching: Mathematics
  • ED 123 Practice of Teaching: English
  • ED 124 Practice of Teaching: Languages
  • ED 125 Practice of Teaching: Latin and Classical Humanities
  • ED 129 Practice of Teaching: Engineering and Design

1 Student Teaching: (2 course credits)

2-4 Courses in the Academic Field

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Registration: SIS | Summer School