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Teaching in the 21st Century: New Solutions to New Problems (EDEX 165)

3 Semester Hours of Graduate Credit

Course Overview

With this course, you will explore five areas that are critical to effective teaching in the 21st century:

  • Character Education with Dr. Thomas Lickona
  • Student-Teacher Relationships with Dr. William Glasser
  • Multiple Intelligences with Dr. Sue Teele
  • Student Hyperactivity with Hank Benjamin
  • Responsibility Education with Doug Naylor

In this course, you will learn how to deal effectively with students who are:

  • Continually hyperactive in your classroom.
  • Disrespectful of themselves and others.
  • Consistently underachieving.
  • Rebellious and hard-to-reach.
  • Irresponsible and disruptive.

With this course, you will gain valuable new skills that will enable you to build positive relationships with your students and successfully teach those students who have previously been "unreachable."

This course is available in VHS or DVD format.


This course is offered through Quality Educational Programs, Inc.





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October 12, 2016
Kevin Lam, assistant professor of urban and diversity education at Drake University, has received a 2016 Critics’ Choice book award for his book titled Youth Gangs, Racism, and Schooling: Vietnamese American Youth in a Postcolonial Context.