Course List

Teaching and Learning -

EDUC 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Maria Stallions
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: EDUC 210 and EDUC 242.

Catalog Description:

Study of the pedagogical, developmental and cognitive components of teaching and learning in diverse classrooms. Provides a deeper understanding of the learning and behavior of students as well as individual and group differences including special populations such as exceptional, gifted and at-risk learners. With a focus on PreK-12 learners students will be able to explore cognitive and linguisitic development evaluate different teaching strategies and assess how well they facilitates and motivate learning.

Global Citizenship -

INQ 300 D

Instructor: Dr. Maria Stallions
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Completion of all required 100-level and -200-level INQ courses

Catalog Description:

Asks students to look back on their experiences and their work in the Intellectual Inquiry Curriculum in order to make explicit, meaningful connections to contemporary issues. In addition to individual written assignments, students will work in small groups to research and develop a proposal concerning a concept, approach, or solution to a problem that will be presented in a formal defense.

Cross Cult Learning: Elem -

TESL 220 A

Instructor: Dr. Maria Stallions
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Examination of the history, meanings, implications and application of various ideologies and beliefs related to multiculturalism as they relate to teaching, learning and communication in PK-6 Elementary Education.