NYU Steinhardt

Inquiries in Teaching and Learning III

  • Course Number: TCHL-GE 2010
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Introduces graduate level preservice teachers to the complexities of teaching by exploring four major themes -- learning, knowledge & knowing, teachers & teaching, schools & schooling. Each theme is investigated by analyzing issues of the learner?s autobiography, the challenges of diversity, the power of collaboration, & uses of reflection. Students read & respond to a range of relevant tests, engage in observation of an elementary or secondary school classroom, create a classroom portrait with a focus on a particular learner, & produce a learning portfolio.
  • Old Course Number: E27.2010