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Winter 2015 Courses

Below is the schedule of Graduate Education courses from January–March, 2015. Students are encouraged to contact Dr. Janet Arndt and schedule an appointment for academic advising at . Unless otherwise noted, all courses are located on Gordon’s main campus in Wenham.

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

There will be no classes during Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 19, or during Massachusetts public school vacation, February 16–20 (unless specifically stated).

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

 

CONTENT COURSES for PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Need PDPs? Gordon's 3-credit graduate courses provide 67.5 Professional Development Points. Below are our featured professional development courses for the winter. Please contact the  if interested in content courses not listed below.

ENG638 General Linguistics (3)
Mondays: January 12-March 30, 5:30-9 p.m.
No class January 19 and February 16.

MAT627 Investigating Mathematical Concepts (3)
Tuesdays: January 6-March 24, 6-9:20 p.m.
No class February 17.


EDU520 Teaching Strategies (3)
Weekends: January 9-10, January 23-24, February 13-14, March 13-14
Fridays: 6-9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

EDU522 Integrating English Language Arts in the Classroom (2)
Tuesdays: January 27-March 31, 6-8:40 p.m. 
No class February 17.

EDU523 Integrating History in the Classroom (2)
Weekends: January 23-24 and February 6-7.
Fridays: 5-9:30 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

EDU 524 Integrating Science in the Classroom (2)
Thursdays: January 29- March 26, 6-9:20pm
No class February 19.

EDU527 Exploring Mathematical Concepts (3)
Tuesdays: January 6-March 24, 6-9:20 p.m.
No class February 17.

EDU533 Foundations of Reading (3)
Weekends: Jan 16-17, Jan.30-31, Feb.27-28, March 20-21
Fridays: 6-9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

EDU562 Human Development and Learning (3)
Wednesdays: January 7-March 25, 5:30-9:00 p.m.
No class February 18.

EDU564 Introduction to Exceptionality (3)
Thursdays: January 8-March 26, 6-9:20 p.m.
No class February 19.

EDU575 Classroom Management and Organization (3) 
Mondays: January 12-March 30, 5:30-9:00 p.m.
No class January 19 and February 16.

EDU580 Methods and Practice in Early Childhood Education (3)
Wednesdays: January 7-March 25, 5:30-9:00 p.m.
No class February 18.

EDU581 Methods and Practice in Elementary Education (3)
To be arranged with faculty.

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.
To be arranged with faculty.

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.
To be arranged with faculty.

EDU604 Philosophy, Ethics and Teaching (3)
Thursdays: January 8-March 26, 6-9:20 p.m.
No class February 19.

EDU614 Technology for all Students (3) 
Thursdays: January 8-March 26, 6-9:20 p.m. $25 Technology Fee.
No class February 19.

EDU622 Integrating English Language Arts in the Classroom (2) 
Tuesdays: January 27- March 31, 6-8:40pm
No class February 17.

EDU 624 Integrating Science in the Classroom (2) 
Thursdays: January 29- March 26, 6-9:20pm
No class February 19.

MAT627 Investigating Mathematical Concepts (3) 
Tuesdays: January 6-March 24, 6-9:20p.m
No class February 17.

EDU629 Integrating Reading, Writing and Technology (3) 
Online Course. Certain technology capabilities are required.
Please contact the for details. $25 Technology fee.

EDU631 Integrating Literature Throughout the Curriculum (3) 
Mondays: January 12- March 30, 5:00-9:00pm
No class January 19 and February 16.

EDU633 Principles of Reading (3)
Wednesdays: January 7 – March 18, 5:00-8:40pm 
No class February 18.

EDU634 Language Acquisition, Learning Disabilities and ESL (3) 
Weekdays: February 16-20, 8 a.m.–4:15 p.m.
Intentionally scheduled during February school break

EDU635 Sheltering Content Instruction for English as a Second Language (3)
Weekends: January 23-24, February 6-7, March 6-7, March 20-21
Friday: 6:00- 9:00 p.m.; Saturdays: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

EDU640 Differentiation and Remediation of Reading/Language Difficulties (3) 
Weekends: January 9-10, January 30-31, Feb.27-28, March 27-28
Friday: 6-9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

EDU641 Sheltering English Immersion (3) 
The purpose of this course is to prepare teachers with the knowledge and skills to effectively shelter their content instruction so that English language learners (ELLs) can access curriculum, achieve academic success, and contribute their multilingual and multicultural resources in the classroom and beyond. Teachers will have opportunities to practice strategies, analyze their practice, provide and receive feedback, and to reflect on their experiences.
Weekends: January 16-17, February 6-7, March 6-7, April 10-11
Fridays, 6-9 p.m. and Saturdays, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Plus two online sessions.

EDU650 Differentiation and Remediation of Math Difficulties (3) 
Wednesdays: January 7-March 25, 6-9:20 p.m.
No class February 18.

EDU661 Advanced Human Development (3) 
Wednesdays: January 7-March 25, 6-9:30 p.m.
No class February 18.

EDU667 Educational Assessment of Students with Moderate Disabilities (3)
Please contact the if interested in this course.

EDU680-681 Advanced Theory and Practice (3) – To be arranged with faculty:
EDU680 Advanced Theory and Practice in Early Childhood Education (3)
EDU681 Advanced Theory and Practice in Elementary Education (3)

EDU702 Educational Leadership II – Applied Concepts and Case Studies (3) 
Weekends: January 23-24, February 6-7, March 6-7, March 27-28
Friday: 6-9 p.m., Saturdays: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.

EDU 710 Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction (3) 
Mondays: January 12-March 30, 6-9:20 p.m.
No class January 19 and February 16.

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