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
Elective credit also available upon request and department approval
Fall 2018 meeting days
This course meets off campus
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