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EDUC 7005 Foundations in Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Development: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. See the links on the left for library and writing skills assignment support.

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EDUC 7005 Required Course Readings


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Cramer, S. (2007). Update your classroom with learning objects and twenty-first century skills. Clearing House, 80(3), 126–132.

Galagan, P. A. (1991). The learning organization made plain. An interview with Peter Senge. Training and Development. 45(10), 37–44.

Gardner, D. (2007). Confronting the achievement gap. Phi Delta Kappan. 88(7), 542-546.

Harper, S. C., & Glew, D. J. (2008). Is your organization learning-impaired? Industrial Management, 50(2), 26–30.

Keengwe, J., Onchwari, G., & Wachira, P. (2008). The use of computer tools to support meaningful learning. AACE Journal, 16(1), 77–92.

Klein, A. (2009). Achievement gaps drag down economy, study asserts. Education Week, 28(30), 7.

Kramer, P. A. (2003). The ABCs of professionalism. Kappa Delta Pi Record, 40(1), 22–25.

Levy, F., & Murnane, R. J. (2006). Why the changing American economy calls for twenty-first century learning: Answers to educators' questions. New Directions for Youth Development, 110, 53–62.

Murphy J. (2009). Closing achievement gaps: Lessons from the last 15 years. Phi Delta Kappan. 91(3), 8–12.

Phelps, P. H. (2006). The three Rs of professionalism. Kappa Delta Pi Record, 42(2), 69–71.

Richards, M. (2009). Closing the gap between professional development and student achievement. (ERIC Document Reproduction Service No. ED506005).

Skuncikiene, S., Balvociute, R., & Balciunas, S. (2009). Exploring characteristics of a learning organization as learning environment. Socialiniai tyrimai/Social Research, 1(15), 64–75.

Spillane, J. P. (2005). Distributed leadership. The Educational Forum. 69(2), 143.

Other Readings

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