Winter 2017 EDUC 401 Inner Pipeline Seminars
Participate in a weekly seminar and tutor for at least 2.5 hours a week at a Seattle school or community organization. All of our courses are I & S credits, and are listed under EDUC 401. The number of credits depends on the number of tutoring hours completed in addition to seminar attendance. Seminars are a fantastic opportunity to learn about issues in public education and tutoring strategies, while reflecting and learning from your tutoring site.
- EDUC 401, specific sections and SLNs linked below.
- CREDITS: 1-5. Seminars are Credit/No Credit.
- All students will take a required Pipeline Orientation the first day of the seminar class. If you miss the first day of class you must sign up for an alternative orientation here and complete orientation by the end of the second week of the quarter.
The following seminars will be offered during Winter Quarter 2017:
- Higher Ed Tutoring (EDUC 401 F & EDUC 401 G)
- Teaching English Language Learners (EDUC 401 E)
- Challenges & Possibilities in K-12 Education (EDUC 401 L)
- Tutoring Math and Science in K-12 Education (EDUC 401 A)
- Race and Equity in Elementary School (EDUC 401 B)
- Philosophy for Children (EDUC 401 M)
- Science Exploration Alternative Spring Break
- Introduction to Mindfulness (EDUC 401 C)
- From Refugee Camp to American Campus: Intro to Refugee Education (EDUC 401 K)
- Miseducation of the Filipino: History, Decolonization, and Action (EDUC 401 H)
- Environmental Alternative Spring Break (EDUC 401P)
For these seminars, the number of credits a student receives depends on the number of tutoring hours completed in addition to seminar attendance. Credit and tutoring requirements are as follows:
1 credit: 2-3 hours tutoring/week (at least 20 hours tutoring/quarter)*
2 credits: 2-3 hours tutoring/week (at least 20 hours tutoring/quarter)
3 credits: 5 hours tutoring/week (at least 40 hours tutoring/quarter)
4 credits: 7.5 hours tutoring/week (at least 60 hours tutoring/quarter)
5 credits: 10 hours tutoring/week (at least 80 hours tutoring/quarter)
*A student may opt to register for 1 credit if it means avoiding an additional registration fee. Students may also register for more than 5 credits.