11.124 Introduction to Education: Looking Forward and Looking Back on Education


Class Info

One of two introductory subjects on teaching and learning science and mathematics in a variety of K-12 settings. Topics include education and media, education reform, the history of education, simulations, games, and the digital divide. Students gain practical experience through weekly visits to schools, classroom discussions, selected readings, and activities to develop a critical and broad understanding of past and current forces that shape the goals and processes of education, and explores the challenges and opportunities of teaching. Students work collaboratively and individually on papers, projects, and in-class presentations. Limited to 25.

This class has no prerequisites.

11.124 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by E. Klopfer.

Lecture occurs 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 56-154.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S. This class counts as a CI-H.

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