Elementary Education (ELED)

Courses

ELED 5113 Teaching/Learning Styles in Elementary Classrooms: 3 semester hours.

Study of effective instructional performances and effective student learning in elementary classrooms. Analysis of research findings and experiments related to teaching/learning situations.

ELED 5123 Studies in Elementary Education: 3 semester hours.

Investigation of instructional problems, trends, and research related to the development of educational programs for elementary school children.

ELED 5133 Seminar in Elementary Education: 3 semester hours.

Analysis of contemporary issues in elementary education; problems and challenges associated with teaching /learning and the education profession.

ELED 5143 Individualizing Instruction in Elementary Classrooms: 3 semester hours.

Evaluation and creative ideas for educational software programs in computer instruction; self-paced evaluation techniques, logical reasoning activities and materials for diagnostic and prescriptive teaching in elementary classrooms.

ELED 5153 Classroom Communication: 3 semester hours.

Study of the role of communication in the teaching/learning process in elementary classrooms. Analysis of the relationship between verbal and nonverbal messages, classroom management skills, instructional communication and student performances.