Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

EDUC 535 001 (CRN: 25413)

URBAN ED:ISSUES, POLICY & PRAC

Long Title: URBAN EDUCATION: ISSUES, POLICY, AND PRACTICE
Department: Education
Instructor: Lundin, Robert A.
Meeting: 6:00PM - 9:00PM W HRG 125 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 5
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 16-OCT-2021 3:10AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: This course focuses on the major issues facing urban education, including poverty, the implications of racial and ethnic diversity for educational institutions, and strategies for improving academic achievement in urban schools. Students will examine sociological, political, cultural and educational research and theory, as well as explore strategies for improvement of urban education at the classroom, school and policy levels. This course requires five hours of observation in a local secondary school. Additional assignments are required beyond those for EDUC 335. Cross-list: EDUC 335. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for EDUC 535 if student has credit for EDUC 335.