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Helping Students Become Self-Directed Learners ® (K - 12)



Helping Students Become Self-Directed Learners ® (K-12)

EDUC 6904

 

  1. As your classroom changes, so does your role as a teacher. You may find yourself acting more as a coach and facilitator as your students become more active in their own learning. In this course, you will explore how to foster and encourage self-directedness in your students and create a learning environment that encourages collaboration and creativity. Learn how you can help your students manage their own learning, and inspire them to develop the skills they need to thrive.

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  1. Learn how to:

    • Identify the characteristics of self- directedness in yourself and your students.

    • Help students refine their thinking beyond the first “right” answer.

    • Examine various ways to provide feedback that will help students produce high-quality work.

       

      Featured presenters include Art Costa, Ed.D., Bena Kallick, Ph.D., and Marian Leibowitz, M.A. 


Materials provided include:
  • Study guide
  • Helping Students Become Self-Directed Learners DVDs
  • Course text: Costa, A. (1991). The school as a home for the mind. Palatine, IL: SkyLight.
  • Articles and journal readings to be included in study guide

Enrollment Information

  • Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
  • Maximum: 3 courses per term
  • Registration: August 1—November 18, 2011
  • Completion: coursework due February 29, 2012
  • Course Withdrawal date: 45 calendar days after you register


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