2013 Cohort - Education of the Gifted Endorsement

Tentative course schedule

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Fall 2013

ELEMECML 6254 The Gifted and Talented -- 3 unit(s)

Educational needs of gifted and talented children and youth. Emphasis on characteristics, identification/assessment, special populations, counseling, parenting and program intervention.

Satisfies state requirements: Psychology of the gifted, Social Needs of the gifted, Emotional Needs of the gifted and Prekindergarten-12 identification of gifted students
Online via eLearning August 26 – October 18

ELEMECML 6255 Educational Strategies for Gifted and Talented -- 3 unit(s)

Current trends in educational programming for the gifted and talented. Prescription, implementation and evaluation of differentiated curriculum/educational strategies used in the comprehensive program. Prerequisite(s): ELEMECML 6254 or consent of instructor.

Satisfies state requirements: Programming for the gifted, Differentiation Strategies and Collaborative Teaching Strategies
Online via eLearning October 21 - December 20

Spring 2014

ELEMECML 6257 Coordinating Programs for the Gifted and Talented -- 3 unit(s)

Methods/procedures for coordinating/directing school district PK-12 programs for the gifted and talented. Emphasis on program planning, management, supervision and evaluation. Prerequisite(s): ELEMECML 6254; ELEMECML 6255; or consent of instructor.

Satisfies state requirements: Administration and supervision of gifted programs, Program goals and performance measures, Program Evaluation
Online via eLearning January 13 - March 7
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ELEMECML 6297 Practicum -- 3 unit(s)

Satisfies state requirement: Practicum/Field Experience
Online via eLearning January 13 - May 9
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Course delivery

Courses in this program are offered entirely online via eLearning, a Blackboard learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser. While most students encounter very few technical difficulties with our online courses, our team of support specialists is available to assist you as needed.

Services and support

Support services such as access to the UNI Rod Library, UNI Financial Aid and technical assistance will be readily available.