EDCI 6158. Trends and Issues in Middle Grades and Secondary Education (2-0-2) A survey of contemporary trends and issues affecting middle-grades and secondary curriculum and teaching. Consideration of school reform, technology, multi cultural/global perspectives, national standards, and inclusion.
EDSE 6175. Program Evaluation Applied to the Educational Setting (2-0-2) Corequisite: EDSE 6212. This course outlines the procedures used to evaluate programs in the educational setting, including practical guidelines for designing and conducting a program evaluation.
EDSE 6212. Assessment in Secondary Education II (1-1-1) Prerequisite: EDSE 6111. Corequisite: EDSE 6175. This course expands teachers’ knowledge and skills in assessment at the school level. Students will analyze high-stakes, large scale testing, and assessment data as part of a needs assessment to improve teaching and learning through data informed decision making.
MAED 6705. Mathematics Seminar for Teachers (3-0-3) Explorations designed to strengthen and expand students’ knowledge of topics found in secondary mathematics. Topics of investigation may include function properties and patterns, complex numbers, parametric equations, polar equations, vectors, and exponential growth and decay. Emphasis on mathematics content knowledge and content connections, as well as applications of the mathematics topics covered.