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: 
Spring 2022
Section: 
61
Class Nbr: 
74507
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Jan 20, 2022 - May 13, 2022
Meeting times: 
Wednesday, 7-7:50pm
Cohort: 
2+2 Elementary Education (BA) - Spring 2021 Cohort

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)

Gabriel Keehn

Enrollment information

Cohort members may request to enroll through Continuing and Distance Education. Enrollment is limited and offered as part of a cohort program. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Questions?
Carolina Wilson

Continuing and Distance Education

(319) 273-2121