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Problems in Urban Education

Description:
This course looks at the relationship between young people growing up in the cities and the efforts to reform urban schooling. The course examines the cultural, social, economic, and political dimensions of formal "education" in the city. Questions posed include: What is education? Why educate? Who is educated in the city? What impact does urban education have upon its recipients and their families, culture, community? What is the relationship between urban education and the American social order? (Course offered in the fall only.)

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6247 MW
17:30 - 18:45
Vandermeer,Anthony M01-0208
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/06/2016
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 31
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
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2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4212 TuTh
16:00 - 17:15
Vandermeer,Anthony Y04-4170
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 18
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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