Weekly Course Schedule

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Summer 2022 Term 1

Before 16 May, 2022

Pre-Course Preparation

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Week 1

EPOL 534 topics:
1. Intelligence Tests: The First Modern Assessments
EPSY 559 topics:
1. Learning Management Systems
EPSY 560 topics:
1. Theory: Multimodal Knowledge Work

16 to 22 May, 2022
16 May, 2022

1st Live Session

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Work 1 Request Notification Sent

Check your CGScholar notifications to accept the work request; this is sent to everyone who has joined the community by this date.  Contact a TA if you have not received your Work Request.

18 May, 2022
23 to 29 May, 2022

Week 2

EPOL 534 topics:
2. Select and Supply Response Assessments
EPSY 559 topics:
2. Social Media and Peer Interaction
EPSY 560 topics:
2. Practice: Digital Classroom Discourse

Work 1 Complete 1st Version

Due Date

29 May, 2022
30 May to 5 June, 2022

Week 3

EPOL 534 topics:
3. Standards-Based and Alternative Practices of Assessment
EPSY 559 topics:
3. Adaptive and Personalized Learning
EPSY 560 topics:
3. Practice: Collaborative e-Learning
3A. Practice: Collaborative e-Learning

Work 1 Peer Reviews

Due Date

5 June, 2022
By 5 June , 2022

Works 2 Request Notification Sent

Based on who has signed up in the Work 2 Sign-up Sheet; see Current Courses; if you sign up past the deadline, fill in the spreadsheet and notify one of the TAs to send you the notification

Week 4

EPOL 534 topics:
4. New Opportunities for Assessment in the Digital Age
5. Learning Analytics: A Case Study of CGScholar
EPSY 559 topics:
4. Games and Simulations
EPSY 560 topics:
4. Practice: The Flipped Classroom
4A. Theory: Digital Affordances

6 to 12 June, 2022
12 June, 2022

Work 1 Final Revised Version

Due Date

Work 2 Complete 1st Version

Due Date

12 June, 2022
13 to 19 June, 2022

Week 5

EPOL 534 topics:
6. Educational Data Mining
EPSY 559 topics:
5. Differentiated Learning
EPSY 560 topics:
5. Practice: The Content of Curriculum

Work 2 Peer Reviews

Due Date

19 June, 2022
20 to 27 June, 2022

Week 6

EPOL 534 topics:
7. Educational Evaluation
EPSY 559 topics:
6. Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Learning Analytics
EPSY 560 topics:
6. Theory: Productive Diversity
7. Practice: Assessment for Learning

Works 2 Final Revised Version

Due Date

26 June, 2022
26 June, 2022

Last Day of the Term

Summer 2022 Term 2

Before 27 June, 2022

Pre-Course Preparation

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Week 1

EPSY 408 topics:
1. Foundations of Educational Psychology (Mary Kalantzis and Bill Cope)
2. Brain Developmentalism (Mary Kalantzis and Bill Cope)

EPOL 486 / SPED 413 topics:
1. Human Diversity and Learner Transformation – Mary Kalantzis
2. Learner Differences in Theory and Practice – Bill Cope

27 June to 3 July, 2022
27 June, 2022

1st Live Session

Related: Live Session Details and Recordings

Work 1 Request Notification Sent

Check your CGScholar notifications to accept the work request; this is sent to everyone who has joined the community by this date.  Contact a TA if you have not received your Work Request.

29 June, 2022
4 to 10 July, 2022

Week 2

EPSY 408 topics:
3. Social Cognitivism (Mary Kalantzis and Bill Cope)

EPOL 486 / SPED 413 topics:
3A. Race and Cultural Diversity in US Education – James D. Anderson
3B. Segregation, Integration, Desegregation and Resegregation – William T. Trent

Work 1 Complete 1st Version

Due Date

10 July, 2022
11 to 17 July, 2022

Week 3

EPSY 408 topics:
4. The Social and Emotional Conditions of Learning: The Case of Bullying in Schools (Dorothy Espelage)

EPOL 486 / SPED 413 topics:
4. Should Education be a Right? Historical Perspectives – Christopher M. Span

Work 1 Peer Reviews

Due Date

17 July, 2022
By 17 July, 2022

Works 2 Request Notification Sent

Based on who has signed up in the Work 2 Sign-up Sheet; see Current Courses; if you sign up past the deadline, fill in the spreadsheet and notify one of the TAs to send you the notification

Week 4

EPSY 408 topics:
5. Student Development (Denice Hood)

EPOL 486 / SPED 413 topics:
5. Diversity in American Public Education – Yoon Pak

18 to 24 July, 2022
24 July, 2022

Work 1 Final Revised Version

Due Date

Work 2 Complete 1st Version

Due Date

24 July, 2022
24 to 31 July, 2022

Week 5

EPSY 408 topics:
6. Productive Struggle in Learning (George Reese)

EPOL 486 / SPED 413 topics:
6. Postcolonial Theory and Education – Cameron McCarthy

Work 2 Peer Reviews

Due Date

31 July, 2022
1 to 7 August, 2022

Week 6

EPSY 408 topics:
7. Putting Quantitative Psychology Research to Work: Classifying English Language Learners (Joe Robinson-Cimpian)

EPOL 486 / SPED 413 topics:
7. The Inclusive School – Mary Kalantzis and Bill Cope

Works 2 Final Revised Version

Due Date

7 August, 2022
7 August, 2022

Last Day of the Term