EDUC 6540: New Teachers: Challenges, Insight and Support (3)

Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Other: 0

This course supports new teachers as they face the complex challenges of working in the classroom. Course participants will develop instructional skills and strategies to deal with behavior management, assessment, and collaboration issues. Participants will reflect upon how these concepts drive instructional practices in today's challenging classroom environment. Using the cases as a launching point, teachers will be given the opportunity to participate in on-line discussions regarding beliefs, best practices, challenges, current research, and ways to apply them to their own teaching practice.