NYU Steinhardt

Families and Schools

  • Course Number: APSY-GE 2831
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: The main objective of this course is to help students develop an understanding of the complexities of the relationships between family and school systems by taking a look at the nature of both as they relate to child development. The course will be taught from a developmental-ecological-systems perspective, with a focus on issues related to education of children in urban, low-income environments.
  • Old Course Number: E63.2831