SOC 292 A: Who Gets Ahead? Public Schooling In America

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Meeting Time: 
MWF 2:30pm - 3:20pm
MGH 389
Susan Pitchford
Catalog Description: 
Addresses fundamental questions about the relationship between education and society. Examines why some students learn more and advance further than others; what factors shape how schools are run/organized and which materials are taught; how race/class/gender affect students within schools; how schools maintain our economic system and can become more effective.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Other Requirements Met: 
Service Learning
Last updated: 
October 17, 2016 - 12:53pm