SOCFOUND 3119 Schools and American Society

This course analyzes the history, sociology, political economy, and philosophical foundations of K-12 education. Its focus is on the societal issues that impact student learning and classroom practice and the political processes that impact public education and the teaching profession. It is designed to cultivate critical thinking about themes pertaining to public schooling through an interdisciplinary lens. Prerequisite(s): junior standing.

Course details

Term: 
Summer 2020
Section: 
01
Class Nbr: 
50056
Units: 
3
Dates: 
May 11, 2020 - Jun 5, 2020
Meeting times: 
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:50 a.m.-12:20 p.m.

Course delivery

Location: 
Zoom & Blackboard (eLearning)

Zoom is a desktop video conferencing system allowing for real-time interaction between instructors and students and requires access to a high-speed Internet connection, a webcam, and a headset microphone. Blackboard is a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser.

Instructor(s)

Bradley (Scott) Ellison

Enrollment information

Questions?
Janelle Finke

Continuing and Distance Education

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