WHY DI? INTRO TO DIFF INSTR

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

Course Description:

An interactive computer-based instruction course, designed to give you an understanding of the framework of and need for creating supportive learning environments for diverse learning populations.  In this course you will learn what is meant by Differentiated Instruction and the common myths associated with creating the differentiated classroom.  We will discuss the legal, theoretical, and pedagogical foundations in the field of education that support the utilization of differentiated instructional practices and principles.  We will reflect on best practices and national trends in the design of the educational setting to met the needs of a diverse learning population.  Why DI?  An Introduction to Differentiated Instruction will also provide connections to a variety of concepts, variables, and resources that will assist practitioners in aligning their own professional practices with those found in the differentiated classroom.

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: $405
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*L2
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 3.00
Subject: EDU