Education Reform in Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics

Fall 2024 > Education > EDUC.6225 > 031

Course No: EDUC.6225-031; SIS Class Nbr: 7755; SIS Term: 3410
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This blended course explores the ongoing efforts to improve the equity and quality of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education. By examining a series of STEM education reform efforts form the local, state, and national levels, students will gain a practical and theoretical understanding of both the historical role policy plays in education and its chronic shortcomings. Students will investigate an example of a local example of STEM reform and report on it to the class from a reform perspective. Finally, the educator's role in implementing effective reform in is considered.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Matriculated Education Doctoral Students only
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Eleanor Abrams
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2024 Fall: Sep 04 to Dec 20
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1410 | Pay as little as $289/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Ed.D. in Leadership in Schooling: STEM Option

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