EDUC 360 Managing the Learning Environment

This course is intended to give teacher education students a view of the wide range of classroom management styles being utilized today, as well as the theories behind those styles. The course will use a variety of teaching methods, including: lecture, group activities, case study, on-line discussion boards, videos, and guest speakers. The goal is to provide students with a broader understanding of why classroom management is critical in today's learning environment. Pre-requisite: Admission to Teacher Education. Co-requisite: ELED 398B - Elementary Methods Block Field or SEED 398B - Secondary Methods Block Field Experience, ELED 398C - Elementary Field Experience: Mentoring in the Classroom or SEED 398C - Secondary Field Experience: Mentoring in the Classroom or EDUC 398D - Diversity and Exceptionalities Field Experience. Fall/Spring.