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Curriculum Const & Assmt: Secondary English/Language Arts


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Course level: Graduate

This course explores the application of basic instructional methods to the content area of English and language arts in middle school and high school settings. Participants identify the educational needs of middle level and secondary students by exploring current instructional theory, models, and strategies; state, local, and national standards as they relate to instruction, assessment, and accountability; and social issues that impact reading, listening, speaking, and writing in the classroom. The course also helps prospective educators develop skills in selecting and adapting delivery methods and behavior management plans for diverse individual students and student populations. Participants will explore the integration of various resources and literacy into language arts and examine parent and community involvement.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

History, Trends, and Content Knowledge in English & Language Arts Education

Standards and Assessments

Instructional Approaches and Strategies

Media and Technology

Reading and Writing Strategies

Parent, Teacher, and Community Collaboration Professional Development


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We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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