Graduate Catalog 2010-12
EDSC 505 Innovations in Secondary Education 3
Examination of current areas of research in secondary education, including
restructuring of high schools, alternatives to tracking, innovations in various
subject areas and interdisciplinary studies, team teaching, and grouping
practices. Fall. (E)
EDSC 556 Instructional Theory and Practice 3
Prereq.: Admission to an M.S. program.
Advanced study of the theoretical bases of instruction, focusing on the
analysis of instructional models and their use in the secondary school
classroom. Spring. (O)
EDSC 582 Supervision of Secondary School Teaching 3
Prereq.: Permission of content area
department chair and assistant dean of Education and Professional Studies.
Supervised teaching experience for graduate students who possess a Durational
Shortage Area Permit from the State of Connecticut, signed by the EPS assistant
dean. Not to be credited towards master's degree. To meet teacher certification
program requirements, student must enroll in two sequential semesters and earn
at least a C in each semester.
EDSC 586 Seminar in Secondary Education 3
Examination of issues relevant to the teacher in the middle or high school.
Investigation of a specific curricular issue through qualitative methods of
inquiry. Spring. (E)