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EDST 24800 - Contemporary Issues In American Schools


Credit Hours: 3.00. Students will read about and discuss critical issues facing schools today. Issues will include: funding, testing/assessment, charter schools, vouchers, bilingualism, dropout programs, violence in schools, accountability movement, teacher unions, parent involvement, inclusion, tracking, technology, and others. Requirements include weekly readings and online responses; one five-page paper; and one group project. Typically offered Fall Spring.