Developing mastery in establishing and maintaining a rich learning
environment is one of the great joys of being a teacher. This course
will provide high leverage strategies, resources, and support for
professional growth so that you can provide students with the engaging,
safe environment essential for student learning. This course is aligned
to the needs of Secondary Grade teachers (6-12 grade, usually teaching multiple sections of the same content area, like math, fine arts, science, etc. to students 12 years and older).
In this course, you will learn all
of the major principles of microeconomics normally taught in a quarter or
semester course to college undergraduates or MBA students.
Perhaps more importantly, you
will also learn how to apply these principles to a wide variety of real
world situations in both your personal and professional lives. In this way, the Power of Microeconomics will
help you prosper in an increasingly competitive environment.
A revolution is underway in science classrooms. The demands of the new workplace and the ready access to information afforded by new technologies have radically changed the way we define a scientifically literate society.
More than ever teachers need professional development that provides them with the resources they need and empowers them to take the action required to build classrooms where the next generation of scientifically literate students will flourish.