EDFN-306. Education And Individual Differences. 3 Hours.

Consideration of individual differences and principles of human development as factors in creating effective learning environments. Emphasis on: (1) understanding children and adolescents as individuals with differing abilities, aptitudes, interests, emotional responses and accomplishments as the result of genetic, maturational and environmental factors. Special attention given to children and adolescents covered by Public Law 94-142; (2) observational skills for assessing differences in order to aid student development. Focused study by each student of children or adolescents at a particular age level; (3) application of knowledge of developmental and individual differences to classroom practice. Twenty hours of classroom observation required.

College of Arts and Sciences

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...Foundations of Public Education, EDFN-305 Education and Individual Differences, EDFN-306 STUDENT CENTER FOR...

Daniel L. Goodwin College of Education

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...FOUNDATIONS (EDFN) COURSE INFORMATION Students in EDFN-306 , EDFN-307 , EDFN-406 , and EDFN-407...

Major in Middle Level Education

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...Education Complete EDFN 305 and EDFN 319 with...courses (ELED 303, MLED 306, MLED 309, and...

Major in Elementary Education

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...Admission to the GCoE Complete EDFN-305 and EDFN-306 with a combined grade of...

9-12/K-12 Licensure Program

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...Pre-majors Student may register for EDFN-305 , EDFN-306 and LTCY-301 , although it...