Stacie Austin, Amy Weems
Education, Educational Technology, Elementary Education, Special Education
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Community College / Lower Division, College / Upper Division, Career / Technical
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Educational Foundations for Diverse Learning Environments

Educational Foundations for Diverse Learning Environments


This course provides an orientation to 21st century teaching that includes legal and organizational aspects of public education; history and philosophy of education; and provides insights to support the educational needs of diverse students in their learning environment. Specific topics covered can be found in the course schedule. 

The course was developed by Dr. Stacie Austin and Dr. Amy L. Weems- University of Louisiana Monroe.

Lesson Plans

Lesson plans for 13 weeks are provided below- 3 weeks allowed for mid-term, final, and one flex week. 

Course schedule, syllabus, and assessment

The following documents are a guide for a foundational education course. Included are an abbreviated course syllabus, a culminating writing assignment, and a schedule of the course content.