In this minor you will learn effective strategies for teaching middle and secondary school (grades 5-12) students in the content areas of biology, chemistry, English, general science, history, mathematics, and technology/engineering education.
This minor focuses on the critical importance of broadly defining content pedagogy and understanding how it impacts education in grades 5-12. As part of the process of aligning all middle and secondary-licensure programs this minor will address pedagogy for grades 5-12 in the content areas of Biology, Chemistry, English, General Science, History, Mathematics, and Technology/Engineering Education. You will learn about the subject area, human and social development for pre-adolescents and adolescents. You will be able to use this minor not only to obtain your initial licensure but in other fields that do not require licensure.