ELP 384F ELP 384F. Foundations of Educational Policy. 3 Hours.
Introduction to the history of the American educational system. Considers historical, economic, social, and political precedents when examining contemporary educational policy. Emphasis on policies related to race, ethnicity, class, and gender, and the recurring nature of controversial issues related to language, segregation, funding, and accountability. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Educational Administration 395F and Educational Leadership and Policy 384F may not both be counted. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Graduate standing.