Foundation of education courses
Teachers are charged with the important task of educating the next generation of leaders, business people and citizens. This takes a great deal of knowledge, personal insight and a commitment to continued education. Our foundations of education courses can help you refine the knowledge you’ve gained as a teacher.
By taking foundations of education courses you can explore characteristics of the modern classroom, gain a historical perspective of education and identify the vital skills students need for success. You’ll also be able to deepen your knowledge over important areas like child development and maintaining an effective learning climate.
Our foundations of education courses cover topics such as:
- Diversity in the educational setting.
- Ethical and social responsibility for educators.
- The role assessments play in education.
- The evolution of education in the United States.
By taking foundations in education courses you can gain a much broader perspective and develop your own personal philosophy of education. You can enroll in a single course for professional development or to fulfill degree requirements. If you do plan on transferring to an outside educational institution, please check with them before enrolling to determine if credits are transferable.
Our goal is to help working professional get the education they need, with classes that are flexible and career-relevant. You can take foundation of education classes online from the convenience of your home, doing coursework when it fits into your schedule. Call 866.484.1815 to get started or request information today.
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Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student's choice. Individual courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.
Although our Continuing Education for Teachers courses are accepted by some state agencies in the United States toward teacher certifications and endorsements, this may not be the case in all states or foreign jurisdictions. If you plan to use courses for certification or endorsement, please check with your own state agency and your school district for applicability. Continuing Education for Teachers courses are not intended to apply to degree programs at University of Phoenix. These courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.
It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by employers and/or applicable licensing agencies.
While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative