The Autism Spectrum & Beyond

This course will provide an overview of Asperger’s Syndrome from the historical, legal, and current-best-practices perspectives. The concepts of inclusion in natural environments and academic settings will be explored. The […]

Design of Instruction

An introduction to the design and development of the content of learning experiences. This course will introduce curriculum theory, and it will investigate the processes of curriculum development, use, and […]

Assessment of Student Learning

In this course, students will learn strategies for planning and assessing students in both direct and indirect instruction. Students will learn how to select, design, conduct, and interpret the results […]

Design of Instruction

An introduction to the design and development of the content of learning experiences. Curriculum theory will be introduced, and an examination of the processes of curriculum development, use and evaluation […]

Foundations of Diversity

The United States is a nation rich in cultural diversity, experiencing variations in race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, ability, age, socioeconomic class, religion, and more. For this “diverse nation” and […]

Integrated Arts

An exploration into the value and practical application of integrating the arts across all content areas of the curriculum. Students will gain an understanding of the role of the creative […]

Teaching Literature Across the Curriculum

This course explores genres of literature for children in grades K-8 with an emphasis on the integration of the language arts across the content areas. Discussion and development of thematic […]

Teaching and Learning

This course studies principles of curriculum, organizations, and teaching methods through supervised observation and participation in a public school. This course introduces the student to rubric evaluation and learning styles, […]

Understanding Sensory Integration

This course will broaden the student’s understanding of Sensory Integration. The focus will be on the impact poor integration, deregulation, or disorder of the senses has on the individual’s ability […]

Teacher Education Practicum I

This course will familiarize students with the working environment of teachers and paraeducators. Students will be required to work 100 hours in a classroom setting. Students will gain experiential knowledge […]

Instructional Technology

This course presents the theory and strategies for effective integration of technology resources and technology-based methods of instruction, as well assistive technology designed for students with disabilities.  A background of mediated instruction […]