11.124ocw

About This Project

Introduction to Education: Looking Forward and Looking Back on Education

The MIT OpenCourseware version of course 11.124 Introduction to Education: Looking Forward and Looking Back on Education servers as a repository of the resources and materials used in Fall 2011 by Professor Erik Klopfer. Most content on this page also applies to the course 11.125 Introduction to Education: Understanding and Evaluating Education.

 

This course is an introductory course on teaching and learning science and mathematics in a variety of K-12 settings. Topics include education and media, education reform, the history of education, simulations, games, and the digital divide.

Week 1: Introduction

 

Weeks 2 & 3: Schools and Classrooms

 

Weeks 4 – 7: Math and Science Education

 

Weeks 8 – 10: Technology in the Classroom

 

Weeks 11 – 15: Modes of Teaching

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Course Number(s)

11.124ocw

Units

3-9-0

Term

Fall 2011

Instructor

Prof. Klopfer

Program Manager

W. Huang

Teaching Assistant

J. Haas

Category
Courses, OpenCourseWare