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INST120 Digital Lesson Planning for Differing Learning Styles Teacher Favorite Classroom Link

Subjects:
Instructional Technology, Instructional Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten-12th
Hours:
30.0

Unlock the secrets to developing a curriculum that meets the learning needs of different types of students. Create a cross-curricular unit that integrates technology to support learning, and plan lessons that address the different ways that your students learn. Activities will help you build flexibility into your lesson plans, enabling you to integrate your new knowledge into your instruction. This course was formerly called “Creating Units to Support Differing Learning Styles.”

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INST125 Promoting Digital Media Literacy in Students

Subjects:
Instructional Technology, Instructional Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten-12th
Hours:
30.0

Put 21st century skills into practice as you help students get the most from their online research by encouraging their critical-thinking and information literacy skills. Explore different information search process models and strengthen your own online research skills. This course was formerly called “Building Critical Thinking Skills for Online Research.”

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INST315 Teaching for Multiple Intelligences

Subjects:
Instructional Technology, Instructional Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten-12th
Hours:
30.0

Discover the advantages of teaching methods that engage multiple intelligences and explore ways to implement them. You will also learn to teach and assess students differently based on their individual intellectual styles.

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INST320 Connecting Family, Community and Schools Teacher Favorite

Subjects:
Instructional Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten-12th
Hours:
30.0

Learn the Action Team for Partnership (ATP) model and discover how to engage families and communities in children's education. Examine the "connection" issues, acquire tools to integrate partnership programming into your curriculum, and develop a plan that involves parents, family members, and community resources in your own classroom.

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INST325 Using Assessment and Evaluation Teacher Favorite Classroom Link

Subjects:
Instructional Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten-12th
Hours:
30.0

Delve into the full array of assessment and evaluation tools, including rubrics, journals, formal and informal assessments, and portfolios. Then, create an effective rubric based on an existing student assignment.

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INST342 Teaching with Primary Sources from the Library of Congress Classroom Link

Subjects:
Instructional Strategies, Social Studies/History
Grades:
3rd-12th
Hours:
45.0

This course helps educators utilize the more than 19 million resources and materials of the Library of Congress to create student engagement, build critical thinking skills, and enhance knowledge construction with primary sources. Gain a new understanding of how close contact with the library’s historical resources can provide young people with a strong sense of the past and a new understanding of the present.

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MATH165 Enabling Students with Special Needs to Succeed in Math Class Teacher Favorite

Subjects:
Mathematics, Instructional Technology, Instructional Strategies
Grades:
4th-8th
Hours:
30.0

Make mathematics accessible for all students. The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) mandates equity so that, whenever possible, students with disabilities learn in the same classrooms and with the same curricula as their peers. Learn to adapt your own curricula and work with special needs teachers to help your students succeed. Develop a plan that builds accessibility strategies into your daily instruction.

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MATH181 Math in Everyday Life for Grades K-5 Teacher Favorite Classroom Link

Subjects:
Mathematics, Instructional Strategies
Grades:
Kindergarten-5th
Hours:
15.0

Make mathematics "real" for your young students with a fresh look at problem solving, calculators, and the Internet in the classroom. Review the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Calculator-Usage and Problem-Solving Standards for a framework to design lesson plans, address content, and meet state standards. Then, develop a "walking field trip" through tasks found in students' daily lives.

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MATH250 Understanding Numbers and Operations: Addition and Subtraction in Grades PreK-3 Teacher Favorite Classroom Link

Subjects:
Mathematics, Instructional Technology, Instructional Strategies
Grades:
Preschool-3rd
Hours:
30.0

Learn to teach mental arithmetic to enhance your students' understanding of addition and subtraction. Develop your understanding of computational strategies by observing students, exploring lesson plans, and examining Web resources. Design, implement, and assess a numbers and operations lesson that combines technology, manipulatives, and effective pedagogical strategies.

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MATH270 Developing Algebraic Thinking in Grades 3-5 Classroom Link

Subjects:
Mathematics, Instructional Technology, Instructional Strategies
Grades:
3rd-5th
Hours:
30.0

Help your 3rd- to 5th-graders think algebraically by learning strategies for incorporating algebra in your classroom. Explore the algebraic content in your current teachings and develop a connection between algebra and mathematics.

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