01.645 Perspectives and Visions of Schooling I

Perspectives and Visions of Schooling I

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 2363
Status Active

Open to matriculated doctoral candidates only. This foundational course provides new doctoral students with an understanding of differing perspectives on the purpose of public education in the United States during the last 150 years. The philosophical and political perspectives which influenced educational reform during this period will be examined. The course will culminate in reading and discussion of contemporary visions for schooling. This course must be taken before 01.646.