Where to place religious education in the academic curriculum, is one of the renewed discussions currently highlighted throughout the US. This debate has been motivated by developments planned to minimize provisions by providing a framework for religious education that can advance good practice in teaching and learning and alleviate some of the issues of training teachers and providing high quality resources when each local area may have a different syllabus for the subject. PG schools are Annenburg School of Communication, Graduate School of Education, Law School, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, School of Design, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Policy and Practice and School of Veterinary Medicine.
Another reason for the lack of arts in the classroom author Victoria Jacobs explains, Â“Given the shrinking budgets of school districts around the country, art specialists and art programs have disappeared from many elementary schoolsÂ” (Jacobs, 1999, p. 4). Fine arts are being seen as non-educational or an extra-curricular activity.
The teacher also had the students write a poem using words they felt while they, the snowflakes, were falling to the ground (Jacobs, 1999, p.2). Â“The motivational powers of the arts are significant as this teacher explained, Â“Hooking a kid is half, if not more than half, the battle of learning.
Experience required: We would normally expect you to have experience of working as teachers in schools, or as educators in less formal arts or community-based settings, for example, in arts organisations, community literacy projects, in the production and distribution of texts in traditional and new media or in arts-based therapies.
American University is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher EducationÂ (MSCHE) It is also recognized by the University Senate of the United Methodist Church, and its online master’s in teaching program is approved by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).