This is a menu category for links to documents related to courses in the foundations of education I lead. According to the Connecticut State Department of Education regulations for teacher education programs,
Connecticut State Department of Education (1993). State of Connecticut Regulation of State Board of Education. Available from http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/PDF/Cert/regulations/regulations.pdf
Sec. 10-145d-436. Page 52 of 144.
Initial educator certificate requirements
On and after July 1, 1993, to receive an initial educator certificate for elementary teaching, an applicant shall present evidence of meeting the following requirements, in addition to meeting the assessment requirements, as appropriate: …
“Foundations of education. This group includes areas such as: (1) philosophy of education, (2) school effectiveness, (3) history of education, and (4) comparative education;” …
Courses in the foundation of education at Eastern Connecticut State University include –
EDU 357 – International and Cross-Cultural Education
EDU 557 – International and Cross-Cultural Education (graduate course in the MS in Ed Tech program)
EDU 555 – School and Society.
Links under this menu include
Educational Concepts, with a focus on Connecticut
Pending Changes in Educational Philosophy in Connecticut