Methods of Teaching in Elementary Schools
This online methods course satisfies California requirements for credentialed single subject teachers who want to add a Multiple Subject Credential.
What you can learn.
- Plan, implement, and assess instruction using California’s adopted standards and curriculum for the elementary grades
- Develop and demonstrate mastery of subject-specific pedagogy appropriate in a self-contained elementary classroom
- Differentiate instruction to make content accessible to all students, including English learners
About this course:Meets Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) requirement of a "course directly related to teaching in a self-contained classroom, excluding the methods of teaching reading" for teachers who hold a Single Subject Teaching Credential and wish to obtain the Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential without completing the full professional preparation program. For details, visit ctc.ca.gov/credentials/leaflets/cl621a.pdf. This course provides a study of the objectives, selection, organization, and presentation of the subject matter of all elementary school subjects with the exception of reading. Teachers develop a repertoire of teaching strategies appropriate to the developmental characteristics and learning styles of elementary school children.
Winter 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Credit students must log on to the course by the first week of class and fully participate in all sessions as outlined in the course syllabus.
Enrollment limited; advance enrollment required. Internet access required.