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292 Social Foundations in Urban Education

Social Foundations in Urban Education (21:300:292:B6:04196) CANCELLED
Class Dates: 5/31 - 7/7
Class Times: MW, 5:30pm - 9:40pm
Instructor: Owens
Location: Engelhard - Room 213
Format: In-Person
Credits: 3
COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Through engagement with the scholarly field of social foundations (history, philosophy, and sociology of education), this course examines the relationship between urban schools and society. Attention is given to the ideal relationship between democracy and urban schooling, the current obstacles to realizing this relationship, and an opportunity to craft your stand on this relationship as a future teacher. This course employs multiple pedagogical orientations, including aspects of the following: democratic, feminist, libratory, and transformative pedagogies.  Course requires 15 field hours.

Prerequisites: Grades of B in two English composition courses (101 and 102).

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