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Mar 11, 2015

Education chair published in Journal of Youth Development

Mar 10, 2015

Injuries turn into teachable moments for BCU basketball star

Feb 19, 2015

Education majors voice their opinion at the state capitol

Nov 1, 2014

Teacher candidates get first-hand classroom experience

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About our Department

In the Franciscan tradition, the Briar Cliff University Department of Education prepares teacher candidates through community and service. Our program is known for producing caring, distinguished teachers and is fully approved by the Iowa Department of Education.

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Courses

EDEL 241 - Children's Literature
EDEL 316 - Teaching Elementary Science
EDEL 317 - Health Methods
EDEL 318 - Visual Arts Methods
EDEL 319 - Performance Arts Methods
EDEL 335 - Teaching Elementary Mathematics
EDEL 342 - Teaching Elementary Social Studies
EDEL 461 - Teaching Elementary Language Arts
EDEL 464 - Reading Assessment, Diagnosis and Evaluation
EDEL 465 - Reading Practicum
EDEL 466 - Elementary Reading and Content Area Instruction
EDMI 421 - Teaching in Middle School
EDMI 422 - Middle School Literacy
EDUC 03 IS - Introduction to Education Computer/Media Technology
EDUC 100 - Introduction to Education
EDUC 101 - Practicum
EDUC 14 IS - Electronic Portfolio
EDUC 210 - Educational Foundations
EDUC 250 - Management and Instruction
EDUC 270 - Exceptional Learners
EDUC 300 - Foundations of Catholic Schools in America
EDUC 318 - Educational Psychology
EDUC 330 - Educational Measurement and Evaluation
EDUC 400 - Ministry of Catholic School Teaching
EDUC 410 - Student Teaching in the Elementary School
EDUC 412 - Student Teaching K-12
EDUC 415 - Student Teaching in the Secondary School
EDUC 423 - Content Area Literacy
EDUC 452 - Human Relations for Teachers
EDUC 475 - Independent Educational Study
EDUC 500 - Research for School Leaders
EDUC 501 - Learning and Learners
EDUC 502 - Literacy, STEAM, and Turn-Around Schools
EDUC 503 - Systems Change in Organizations
EDUC 504 - Instructional Design and Assessment
EDUC 505 - Dynamics of Adult Learning and Professional Collaboration
EDUC 506 - Curriculum Development and Evaluation
EDUC 507 - Teaching and Assessing Virtual Classrooms
EDUC 508 - Shared Leadership and Supervision
EDUC 509 - Issues and Advocacy in Teacher Leadership

Faculty

Ken Berg
Associate Professor of Education
712-279-5555

Theresa Engle
Assistant Professor of Education
712-279-1607

Ruth Schock, O.S.F.
Professor of Education
712-279-5556

Traci Hansen
Instructor of Education
712-279-5596

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Iowa Department of Education
Iowa Board of Examiners
Iowa Teaching Standards
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