Monday, December 5, 2011

2017 Spring M/W/F Schedule

Fall 2017 EDU 111-01
MWF 10:30AM - 11:20AM
HIP 209

Day
Class Focus/Assignments Due
Aug 23, 25
Week 1
W

"
Theme for English B," Langston Hughes

"Save the Last Word" activity

“Eleven,” Sandra Cisneros (google Drive)
F
Foucault, “The Means of Correct Training” (google Drive) 
Aug 28-Sept 1
Week 2
M
Groups formed, topics chosen
W
“Banking concept”; Freire, Ch .2 Pedagogy of the Oppressed (google Drive)

Topic 1: The Teaching Profession

F
 Topic 1, Freire continued

Gorski/Landsman book club discussion: Pts. 1 and 2 (choose at least 3 chapters in EACH section)
Sept 4-8
Week 3
M
Labor Day
W
Topic 2: Educational Philosophies

F
Educational Philosophies and Learning Theories (google Drive)
Sept 11-15
Week 4
M

Topic 2 continued
W
Topic 3: Historical Foundations of Education
F
Thomas Jefferson on Education (http://edu111furman.blogspot.com/2012/01/idealistic-and-elitist-roots-of-public.html) and “The American Scholar,” Ralph Waldo Emerson (http://www.emersoncentral.com/amscholar.htm)

Gorski/Landsman book club discussion: Pt. 3 (choose at least 3 chapters in EACH section)
Sept 18-22
Week 5
M
Corridor of Shame (http://www.corridorofshame.com/)
W
Topic 4: Diversity, Multiculturalism, Poverty/Privilege, Class, and Race
F

“What These Children Are Like,” Ralph Ellison (
http://www.teachingamericanhistory.org/library/index.asp?document=575)
Sept 25-29
Week 6
M
Gorski/Landsman book club discussion: Pts. 4 and 5 (choose at least 3 chapters in EACH section)

Poverty and education, discussion continued
W
F
Little Rock Central: 50 Years Later continued
Oct 2-6
Week 7
M
Gorski/Landsman book club discussion: Pt. 6 (choose at least 3 chapters in EACH section)

LRC discussion

Workshop: Group Presentations
W
Group Presentations

1. Gender in Schools
F
Group Presentations

3. Dress codes
4. Discipline
Oct 11-13
Week 8
M
Fall Break
W
Group Presentations
F
Study groups for midterm
Oct 16-20
Week 9
M
Midterm

Class discussion: Gorski/Landsman's The Poverty and Education Reader


Email to professor BEFORE class 3-5 key points from Gorski with evidence (quotes and/or page numbers). Have key points in class to discuss in small groups before opening discussion to the whole class.
W
Topic 5: Legal, Political, and Financial
F
Topic 5 continued

Jenny Colvin, LIBR
Oct 23-27
Week 10
M
Emdin book club discussion

Topic 5 continued
W
F
Ruby Payne, deficit perspective

Return of the Deficit, Curt Dudley-Marling

Oct 30-Nov 3
Week 11
M
Emdin book club discussion

Deficit perspective continued

W
Topic 6: Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

F
Topic 6 continued
Nov 6-10
Week 12
M
Emdin book club discussion
W
Topic 7: Current Issues and the Future of Education
F
Topic 7 continued

ESSAY DRAFT DUE/ WORKSHOP

Nov 13-15
Week 13
M

W
Hard Times cont.
F
No Class
Nov 20
Week 14
M
Hard Times discussion
W
Thanksgiving
F
Thanksgiving

Nov 27-Dec 1
Week 15
M
Emdin discuss and response due
Cited essay workshop
W
Tutoring share
F
Virtual Schools Report
Dec 4
Week 16
M
TBD
Exam
M
December 11, 2017

Monday 8:30AM - 11:00AM, HIP 209