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AgendaCourse Introduction and Design Strategy
Course Description and Learning ObjectivesCourse vision and practice – scaffolding choices and applicationsTraditional flipped classroom definition and exampleWhat flipped in PED 3301 and scaffolding choices
Course Features Tour Course design map
Course Home PageModule Learning Content and Multimedia ResourcesAssignments, Assessments and Activities Samples
Course Evaluation Results
This course is an introduction to exceptionalities among children, with emphasis on prevalence, assessment, characteristics, classroom management, and other educational considerations. Additional topics include legal factors in special education, bilingualism, parents and families, and current trends and issues.
Course Vision and Practice• Every student in the course is treated as though they are special and gifted students.
• The course presents content information in multiple formats (visual, auditory)
• Students are immersed into the culture of disabilities which helps them offer services and accommodations for students with disabilities that are essential for success in their classroom.
• The course provides students with multiple means of demonstrating what they have learned
• Extra credit work offers the opportunity to leave one's comfort zone and push to the next level by applying their learning toward solving problems from the field.
• Extra credit is voluntary and offers students a means for critical thinking and problem solving opportunities
• Extra credit work motivates students by offering them multiple ways to recover from poor grades.
• The course provides individualized instruction, furnishes immediate feedback to address the different learning styles, and allows students various ways to express their learning-UDL/differentiating instruction.
• Identifying Children with Special Needs*• Meeting the Needs of Children with Special Needs* • ESL: Integrating ESL Students into the Classroom* • Racial Bias *• Multiple Intelligences (Edutopia Video)• Learning Styles(Edutopia Video)• Project Based Learning (Edutopia Video)
• * Films on Demand Video - UHD Library Subscription
IRIS Resource Center
Chapter Discussion Postings
Field Experience and Literacy Paper
Juvenile Justice Center Field Trip
Sample Video Quiz: Module 1
Student Course ExperienceStudents liked the course structure and navigation because it was easy to understand and use
Students appreciated the assignments because they are applicable to real life experience
Students enjoyed the videos because it gives a face to the culture of disabilities
Field Experience/Literacy Project (Service Learning Project) – This activity brings it all together in terms of applying learning to real experience
Overall Evaluation Results• Enrollment remains high – courses always make• Student satisfaction is high• Students appreciate extra credit work opportunities• Retention is high – none to low drop out rate• Grade distribution results – out of 105 students, only 2-3