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Spring 2018 Courses

Below is a schedule of Graduate Education courses offered from April to June 2018. Students are encouraged to contact to schedule an academic advising appointment. Unless otherwise noted, all courses will take place in the Jenks Learning Resource Center on Gordon's campus in Wenham, MA.

Registration for the spring is open; students may register here. Please register at least one week before the start date of a course.

There will be no weekday classes on Patriot's Day (April 16), during Massachusetts public school vacation (April 16–20), and on Memorial Day (May 28).

The schedule is subject to change. Gordon College reserves the right to cancel classes on the basis of low enrollment. Registration is on a first-come, first served basis, and courses may fill up. Additional courses may be added as the need arises. If you do not see a course you need, please contact the .

There is a $75 administrative fee for each session.

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 area courses for the spring.

ART620 Photography (3)
In this course, we will consider basic concepts of composition, exposure, and shooting technique... read more ➔
First class meeting: Monday, April 9; 5-7 p.m.  Remaining schedule to be determined between faculty and enrolled students.

BIO635 Environmental Science (3)
This course will focus on the broad range of science concerning the... read more ➔
Schedule to be determined. $
25 lab fee.

ENG673 Selected Topics: Writing for Publishing (3)
In this course students will learn how to prepare a writing sample in the genre of choice for potential publication; write a book proposal; do a market comparison to… read more ➔
Schedule to be determined between professor and enrolled students.

ENG674 Developing Writers (3)
Developing Writers encourages teachers and learners at all levels to develop as writers and… read more ➔
Schedule to be determined between professor and enrolled students.

ENG675 Advanced Writing (3)
Provides personal direction and group critique of substantial individual writing projects across genres. Integrates the use of literature within writing. The instructor will… read more ➔
Schedule to be determined between professor and enrolled students.

HIS647 The Ancient Roman World (3)
In this course, we will consider the entire sweep of Roman history, from the... read more ➔
 Schedule to be determined between faculty and enrolled students.

MAT621 Modeling Mathematics (3)
Tuesdays: April 3–June 18; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 17.

MAT605 Mathematics and the Greeks (3)
Mondays, April 2–June 20; 5:30–9:15 p.m.
No class April 16 and May 28.

***STAY TUNED FOR MORE SPRING CONTENT COURSES***
 


 

EDU520 Teaching Strategies (3)
Weekends: April 6-7, April 27-28, May 11-12, June 15-16
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., and Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU521 Math in the Interactive Classroom (3) 
Tuesdays: April 3–June 19; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 17

EDU522 Integrating English Language Arts in the Classroom (2)
Thursdays: April 26–June 21; 6–9 p.m.

EDU528 Disciplinary Literacy and Writing (3)
Thursdays: April 5–June 21; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 19.

EDU533 Foundations of Reading (3) 
Thursdays: April 5–June 21; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 19.

EDU562 Human Development and Learning (3) 
Wednesdays: April 4–June 20; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 18.

EDU564 Introduction to Exceptionality (3) 
Weekends: April 6–7, April 27–28, and June 1–2, with the additional online component. 
Fridays: 6–9 p.m., and Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU575 Classroom Management and Organization (3)
Wednesdays: April 4–June 20; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 18

EDU 582 Methods and Practice in Moderate Disabilities (3)
Wednesdays: April 4–June 13; 6–9:00 p.m. Saturday: April 14, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.
No class April 18.

EDU583 Methods and Practice in Middle School Education (3)
For the following licensure areas: Arts, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, English, French, Spanish, General Science, History, Humanities, Math/Science, Political Science/Political Philosophy, and Physics.
Please contact the Graduate Education office for more information.

EDU584 Methods and Practice in Secondary Education (3)
For the following licensure areas: Arts, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, English, French, Spanish, History, Political Science/Political Philosophy, and Physics.
Please contact the Graduate Education office for more information.

EDU614 Integrating Technology for All Students (3) 
Wednesdays: April 4–June 20; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 18.

EDU622 Integrating English Language Arts into the Classroom (2) 
Thursdays: April 26–June 21; 6–9 p.m.

EDU630 Integrating Math, Writing and Technology (3)
Wednesdays: April 4–June 20; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 18.

EDU633 Principles of Reading (3)
Thursdays: April 5–June 21; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 19.

EDU640  Differentiation and Remediation of Reading/Language Difficulties
Weekends: April 6-7; April 27-28, May 11-12, June 8-9

Fridays: 6–9 p.m. and Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU654 Understanding Families and Culture (3)
Thursdays: April 5–June 21  5–8:30 p.m.

EDU667 Educational Assessment of Students with Moderate Disabilities (3)
TBA. Please contact the Graduate Education office if you are interested in this course.

EDU668 Advanced Disciplinary Literacy: Reading, Writing, Oral Communication and Critical Thinking (3)
Wednesdays: April 4–June 20; 6–9:20 p.m.

EDU676 Collaborative Teaming of Special and Regular Educators (3)
TBA. Please contact the Graduate Education office if you are interested in this course.

EDU682 Advanced Methods and Practice in Moderate Disabilities (3)
Wednesdays: April 4–June 13; 5:45–9 p.m. Saturday: April 14, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.
No class April 18.

EDU683 Advanced Theory and Practice for Reading Specialists (3)
Weekends: April 6-7, April 27-28, and June 8–9
Fridays: 6–9 p.m, and Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m. and additional online component.

EDU684 Advanced Theory and Practice for Teachers of English as a Second Language (3)
Mondays: April 2–June 18; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 16.

EDU685 Advanced Theory and Practice for Math Specialists (3)
Thursdays: April 5–June 21; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 19

EDU720 Human Resources and Administration (3)
Weekends: April 6–7, April 27-28, May 11–12, June 1–2
Fridays: 6–9 p.m. and Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU740 School and Community Relations (3)
Mondays: April 2–June 18; 6–9:20 p.m.
No class April 16.