TEACHING DIVERSITY

Topic: Special Education/Gifted
Instructor: Mick Jackson
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: VESi
Location: APD

Course Description:

Designed to give the learner the knowledge, tools and dispositions to effectively facilitate a diverse classroom, this course teaches how to understand and identify differences in approaches to learning and performance, including different learning styles and ways in which students demonstrate learning.  An emphasis in this course is on understanding how students' learning is influenced by individual experiences, talents, disabilities, gender, language, culture, family and community values.  The learner is challenged to apply knowledge of the richness of contributions from our diverse society to the teaching field.

The registration process is a 2-step process.  Once you have completed THIS process, YOU MUST ALSO CONTACT VESi TO PROCESS REGISTRATION FOR THE COURSE INSTRUCTION and pay the additional $125 course material fee.  They can be reached at  1-800-313-6744.  Their office hours are M-F 8am-5pm PST.

Cost: $270
Timespan of Course:
September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2014
Contact E-mail: jackie_bainbridge@virtualeduc.com

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    Online
Registration Information:
Course Number: 235
Course Section Name: EDU*6130*E2
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 2.00
Subject: EDU