Prerequisites: EDUC 204, EDUC 223, EDUC 224, EDUC 236 and passage of Praxis I or the equivalent. (Both semesters/3 credits)
Appropriate curriculum, methodologies and assessment in teaching social studies in kindergarten and primary education, elementary and special education. Emphasis is on the integration of social studies with language arts and other subject disciplines, including the use of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) with critical and creative thinking skills. Must be taken in Phase I. A half day per week field experience in a professional development school is a requirement of this course.