Design or Revise New Curriculum with this Convenient Online Self-Paced Course
This course, designed for educators in the K-12 classroom, allows for creative design of new curriculum or revision of existing curriculum, with the goal of making motivated learners. Participants will choose an instructor they think will best fit their grade level, and who will work with them throughout the course. Participants’ coursework plans can include the introduction of new materials, designing new lessons, implementing new resources, converting curriculum to online/remote modality, revising current curriculum or implementing a new strategy that will help the teacher-student connection. After instructor approval of the coursework plan, participants will receive instructor feedback as they move through the course.
This course is a 4-unit course. We also offer other courses in a 6-unit (EDU-X740P6) and 2-unit (EDU-X740P2) version. Make sure to enroll in the correct course based on the number of units you wish to earn, choosing only one of the three courses. This course is to be completed over the 2021 Spring/Summer term in our Online Self-Paced format within set start and end dates. Work at your own pace within the set time frame and receive instructor feedback after each assignment submitted. You will create a coursework plan and work toward a culminating project and portfolio that details your planning and preparation.
Steps to Enroll:
Enrollment for this 4-unit course is available now through July 12, 2021.
Choose an instructor - Instructor Bios. Enroll in the section that corresponds to the instructor that you choose. Register today to ensure your first choice of instructor!
Final submission deadline for all assignments is on or before August 23, 2021.
The content for this course is equivalent to EDU-X740P6 and EDU-X740P2—enroll in only one of the three.
- Choose an Instructor - Instructor Bios Each Instructor has a 6, 4 and 2-unit section. Enroll today to ensure your first choice of instructor is available!
- Create innovative curriculum to help motivate students within the classroom
- Develop ways to implement new curriculum and strategies that will work in the classroom or remotely
- Build confidence through instructor guidance/feedback to design new projects, lessons, and materials for curriculum
- Prepare for the next school year ahead of time
Number of Units: 4.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for K-12 educators interested in planning customized curriculum ahead of the next school year.
Course Format: Online Self-Paced* to be completed within set dates, March 8 - August 23, 2021 (4 check-ins plus final project)
*Online Self-Paced courses are a perfect blend of accessibility, convenience and flexibility for you to control your learning pace. Your instructor will provide feedback via written responses on your submissions and final project. Grades are based on Gallery submissions and your final project. You have until August 23, 2021 to complete the course. Transcript completion date will reflect the date final project is submitted.
Course Materials: None
Instructors: Various experienced and qualified K-12 educators