Fall 2017 Courses

Below is a schedule of Graduate Education courses offered from September through December 2017. Students are encouraged to contact and schedule an appointment for academic advising. For courses without detailed schedules, please email the  for more information. Unless otherwise noted, all courses are located in the Jenks Learning Resource Center on Gordon's campus in Wenham, MA.

Registration for the Fall 2017 session is open; students may register here. Please register at least one week before the start date of a course. There will be no classes on Columbus Day, October 9; Veterans Day, November 11; Thanksgiving Eve, November 22; and Thanksgiving Day, November 23.

This schedule is subject to change. Gordon reserves the right to cancel classes on the basis of low enrollment. Additional courses may be added as the need arises. If you do not see a course you need, please contact the .


FEATURED CONTENT AREA COURSES
Need PDPs? Gordon's 3-credit graduate courses provide 67.5 Professional Development Points. Below are our featured professional development and content courses for Fall 2017.

ENG673 Selected Topics: Advanced  Grammar for  Writing (3)
Provides personal Direction and group critique of substantial individual...read more>>>
Begins week of October 2.
Schedule to be arranged between professor and enrolled students.

HIS650 History of Renaissance and Reformation (3)
From the roots of the Reformation in Late Medieval/Renaissance Europe…read more>>>
Schedule will be determined at the first class meeting on Thursday, September 28; 6–7 p.m.

HIS672 US Constitution: Origins and Applications (3)
Examines the background, foundations, drafting, implementation, and subsequent history of the…read more>>>
Schedule will be determined at the first class meeting on Wednesday, September 27, 7 p.m.

MAT621 Modeling Mathematics (3)
Tuesdays: September 19–December 5, 6–9 p.m.


EDU520 Teaching Strategies (3)
Weekends: September 8–9, September 29–30, November 3–4, December 1–2
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU521 Math in the Interactive Classroom (3)
Tuesdays: September 19–December 5, 6–9 p.m.

EDU522 Integrating English Language Arts in the Classroom (2)
Mondays: October 2–November 27, 6–9 p.m.
No class Monday, October 9

EDU524 Integrating Science in the Classroom (2)
Thursdays: September 28–November 16, 6–9 p.m.

EDU528 Disciplinary Literacy and Writing (3)
Tuesdays: September 19–December 5, 6–9 p.m.

EDU533 Foundations of Reading (3) 
Weekends: September 15-16, October 20-21, November 17-18, December 8-9
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU562 Human Development and Learning (3)
Wednesday: September 20–December 13, 6–9 p.m.
No class Wednesday, November 22

EDU564 Introduction to Exceptionality (3)
Thursdays: September 14–December 7, 6–9 p.m.
No class Thursday, November 23

EDU582 Methods and Practice in Moderate Disabilities (3)
Wednesdays: September 20–December 13, 6–9 p.m.
No class Wednesday, November 23

EDU583 Methods and Practice in Middle School Education (3)
Please contact the Graduate Education Office for more details.

EDU584 Methods and Practice in Secondary Education (3)
Please contact the Graduate Education Office for more details.

If you feel you are ready for your practicum, please seek permission to register for it by contacting the Graduate Education Office.

EDU604 Philosophy, Ethics and Teaching (3)
Wednesdays: September 20–December 13, 6–9 p.m.
No class Wednesday, November 22

EDU614 Technology for All Students (3)
Wednesdays: September 20–December 13, 6–9 p.m.
No class Wednesday, November 22
 
$25 Technology fee.

EDU622 Integrating English Language Arts in the Classroom (2)
Mondays: October 2–November 27, 6–9 p.m.
No class Monday, October 9

EDU624 Integrating Science in the Classroom (2) 
Thursdays: October 5–November 30, 6–9 p.m.
No class Thursday, November 23

EDU630 Integrating Math, Writing, and Technology (3)
Wednesdays: September 20–December 13, 6–9 p.m.
No class Wednesday, November 22  
$25 Technology fee.

EDU633 Principles of Reading (3)  
Weekends: September 15–16, October 20–21, November 17–18, December 8–9
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU639 Assessment & Diagnosis of Reading/Language Difficulties (3)
Weekends: September 22–23, October 13–14, November 10–11, December 8–9
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU641 Sheltered English Immersion Endorsement Course (3) 
Weekends: September 15, September 23, October 13–14, November 17–18, December 8–9
Fridays: 6–9:15 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

EDU649 Assessment & Diagnosis of Mathematical Difficulties (3) 
Mondays: September 18–December 11, 6–9 p.m.
No class Monday, October 9

EDU668 Advanced Disciplinary Literacy: Reading, Writing, Oral Communication and Critical Thinking (3)
Weekends: September 29-30, October 20–21,  November 17–18 and December 8–9
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU673 Selected Topics: Art, Biology, Chemistry, English, French, History, Mathematics, Physics, Spanish, General Science, Earth Science, Middle School Humanities, Middle School Math/Science (3)
Please contact the Graduate Education Office for content specific selected topics course schedules.

EDU682 Advanced Theory and Practice in Moderate Disabilities (3) 
Wednesdays: September 20–December 13,  6–9 p.m.
No class Wednesday, November 23

EDU684 Advanced Theory and Practice in ESL (3)
Mondays: September 18–December 11, 6–9:00 p.m.
No class Monday, October 9

If you feel you are ready for your practicum, please seek permission to register for this course by contacting the Graduate Education Office.

EDU690 Action Research (6)
Fridays: September 15, October 6, November 3, December 1  6–9:30 p.m

EDU701 Educational Leadership I—Theoretical Seminar (3) 
Weekends: September 22–23, October 14 (online), November 17–18, December 8–9
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., Saturdays 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU715 Collegial Supervision and Mentoring (3)
Please contact the Graduate Education Office for details.

EDU730 School Law (3)
Online - Start date TBD

EDU741 Sheltered English Immersion Endorsement Course for Administrators (3)
Weekends: September 8–9, September 22–23, October 13–14, December 8–9
Fridays: 6–9:15 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

EDU751 School and Program Improvement (6) 
Fridays: 6–9:30 p.m, September 15, October 6, November 3, December 1

EDU780-786 Educational Leadership Practicum
Saturdays: 8 a.m.–5 p.m., September 16, October 7, November 4, December 2

MAT621 Modeling Mathematics (3)
Tuesdays: September 19–December 5,  6–9 p.m. 

 

Additional courses may be added as the need arises. If you do not see a course you need, please contact the .