Course Schedule

DATES TOPICS READINGS ASSIGNMENTS




Dec 31
NO CLASS
 
Jan 2 Introduction

Ch. 1

Jan 4 Human Development

Ch. 2, 3





Jan 7 Human Development

 

Jan 9 Behavioral Approaches to Learning

p. 96-112

 

Jan 11 Behavioral Approaches to Learning  




Jan 14 Behavioral Approaches to Learning p. 112-116
Jan 16 Modeling

 

p. 221-224

quote

Jan 18
Cognitive Approaches to Learning

p. 120-137

For learning, draw a picture





Jan 21 Cognitive Approaches to Learning

 

p. 141-154

Jan 23
Cognitive Approaches to Learning

p. 137-141

Jan 25
EXAM 1






Jan 28 Constructivist Approaches to Learning

Ch. 8

Jan 30 Constructivist Approaches to Learning p. 176-182
Feb 1 Constructivist Approaches to Learning Why problem-based learning




Feb 4 Student Diversity

 

"A Class Divided"

Feb 6 Accommodating Individual Needs

 

Ch.4


"Intelligence across cultures"
Feb 8 Motivation

Ch. 9






Feb 11 Motivation

p. 255-267

p. 246-255


Feb 13

Motivation

Lesson Plan Analysis Due


Feb 15
Motivation

 




Feb 18
EXAM 2


Feb 20 Student Assessment

p. 338-348

p. 396-399

p. 348-353

 

Feb 22 Traditional Assessment Constructing good tests




Feb 25

 

Traditional Assessment

p. 353-367

 

Beh. Mod. Project Due

Feb 27 Authentic Assessment

p. 367-373

Mar 1
Authentic Assessment

 

 

 





Mar 4

Authentic Assessment

 

Mar 6 Standardized Assessment

p. 382-396

Mar 8 Standardized Assessment

 


Lesson Plan Analysis 2 due (optional) / Rewrite due

 





Mar 11 EXAM 3

Section 1: 7:30-9:30am

Section 2: 10:00-12:00