Are you interested in teaching? This course explores critical perspectives on education and justice, while learning inside a juvenile detention center alongside incarcerated youth. Topics include theoretical frameworks for understanding the work of teachers, the purpose of public education in a democratic society, the intersection of race, class, gender, and discipline in schools.
Special Section of Foundations of Learning
Sections of this course will be cross-listed REST & SOAN in the College of Arts and Sciences
This section may be used as elective credit with advisor/department approval
Fall 2019 meeting days
This class meets
Note: All interested students must contact Dr. Charest and submit an application ASAP.
Students must complete a special probation background check & training prior to the start of the course. Fieldwork and community service hours available.
For inquiries, please contact Dr. Brian Charest