Aligned to: Danielson Domains 1 and 2, Marzano Domains 2 and 3
Strong knowledge of content and pedagogy requires on-going research, reflection and classroom practices informed by what the data says about our students. This course offers working knowledge of current and best instructional planning and design processes. On-going preparation of coherent instruction includes reflection, alignment, high student outcomes, research and resources, and inter-disciplinary pedagogical strategies – all of which are examined and practiced with in this e-course. In addition to knowing when and how to communicate this knowledge to students and stakeholders, participants will gain familiarity with effective and discipline-specific pedagogical approaches that further understanding of and for students.
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Give examples of age-appropriate and cultural understanding of students through research and reflection.
- Predict and prepare for setting high instructional outcomes for students by understanding their needs.
- Develop working familiarity and practice with resources that aid in the planning of coherent instruction.
This course is 20 hours