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2012-2013 Springfield College Graduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Springfield College Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDUC 619 - Contemporary Issues in Education

This seminar addresses contemporary issues in education including, but not restricted to, education policy, academic standards, social justice, multicultural education, special education, curriculum, and schools in a changing society. Readings of contemporary writings in education, interaction with guest speakers, and viewing of videos which cover current educational issues form the basis of classroom discussion. This course encourages critical thinking, the formulation of clear arguments, and active listening skills.

Credits: 3