Reading Instruction for Grades EC-4 (READ-3320) will be taught on Tuesdays from 12:30 to 3:10 p.m. in classroom E134. Instructor Dr. Corinne Valadez will emphasize materials, methods and beliefs for teaching reading in the early childhood through fourth grade setting. Components of this course include comprehension strategies, vocabulary development and word recognition knowledge. Observations of professional elementary teachers will be an integral part of this class. Contact Dr. Valadez at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
School and Society (EDCI 3311.005) will be taught on Tuesdays from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in classroom E134. The characteristics, organization and management of the American School System will be taught by Christi Warren. These include the history of the development of American schools, legal and ethical issues, teaching as a profession, influence of cultural background on instruction of students, characteristics and needs of special populations, and adapting curriculum and instruction for students from special populations. For more information on this course, contact Ms. Warren at email@example.com.