Topic: Curriculum and Instruction
Instructor: Michael DeMario
Method: Online (PDS)
Sponsor: AU Main Campus
Location: APD

Course Description:

This online course will allow educators the opportunity to research the common core for social studies and successful strategies for its implementation.  Participants will explore the changes the common core has brought about to educators across the nation and how to infuse the standards in their daily lessons.  Lesson plans, activities and assessments will be created with a focus on increased literacy and writing skills.  This online course will allow educators to utilize dozens of reading, writing, and note taking strategies to use with primary source reading documents.  Activities will focus on aligning activities and readings to the common core standards.  All participants will create a unit plan that incorporates all of the common core strategies that are mastered in this course.  This course is appropriate for all grade level social studies educators.

Costs: $630, $45
Timespan of Course:
December 1, 2013 to August 31, 2014
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Registration Information:
Course Number: 235
Course Section Name: EDU*6130*E3
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 3.00
Subject: EDU