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Eleanor V. Wilson

Associate Professor
Unit: School of Education and Human Development
Department: School of Education and Human Development
Office location and address
Ruffner 182
405 Emmet St S
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1991
M.Ed., Harvard University, 1963
B.A., Brown University, 1962
USEM 1570: University Seminar
Credits: 2–3
Consult the University Seminars web page at https://provost.virginia.edu/subsite/academic-affairs/student-experience/university-seminars (copy and paste web address into browser) for specific descriptions.
EDIS 2010: Teaching as a Profession
Credits: 3
In this survey of American education, students examine education history, philosophy in action in schools, student diversity, curriculum, effective teaching, school organization & governance, education finance, education law, sociopolitical dimensions of education, & the role of the teacher as a professional. Co-requisite: EDIS 2880.
EDIS 2880: Field Experience
Credits: 1
This initial lab experience is a co-requisite class with EDIS 2010. Experiences are provided for students to observe children in either a community or school context and to develop an understanding of essential evidence-based practices for effective teaching. Corequisite: EDIS 2010.
EDIS 9998: Doctoral Research Apprenticeship
Credits: 3–12
Designed to give doctoral students experience conducting research in professional settings appropriate to their disciplines. Prerequisites: Advisor Permission Required