Introduction to Education: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
This course introduces students to the central themes, issues, & controversies in American education. What is the purpose of “school”? How did schools begin, in the United States, & how have they evolved across time? How do children learn? How are they different from each other, & why & when should that matter? How should we teach them? & how should we structure schools & classrooms to promote learning?
Liberal Arts Core/CORE Equivalent - satisfies the requirement for Society & Social Sciences
- Old Course Number: E55.1005