11.124 Introduction to Teaching and Learning Mathematics and Science, Fall 2002
A photo of homemade light houses made from cardboard boxes, aluminum foil, and fluorescent lights. (Photo courtesy of Prof. Eric Klopfer.)
Highlights of this Course
This course features a detailed reading list
with links to articles on education and the life of a teacher. There is also a complete list of detailed assignments
This course provides an introduction to teaching and learning in a variety of K-12 settings. Through visits to schools, classroom discussions, selected readings, and hands-on activities, we explore the challenges and opportunities of teaching. Topics of study include educational technology, design and experimentation, student learning, and careers in education.
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