University of Toronto: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

EDU1150 introduces candidates to the methodologies and issues relevant to teaching History in Ontario in the Intermediate and Senior divisions (grades 7-12).  A variety of teaching/learning strategies, assessment techniques and approaches to curriculum design will be explored.  Adapting the History program to meet the needs of a diverse student body will be highlighted.  The course will also introduce candidates to new directions for reshaping the History curriculum.  Course methods include demonstrations, interactive sessions, small group activities and field studies.  Assignments will require candidates to develop practical applications and to link theory and practice.