Discussion: The Political Goals of Public Schooling
Spring (2016) lists the major political goals of American schools that includes “teaching a common set of political beliefs and educating patriotic citizens” (p. 11). Discuss with your coursemates:
- Three (3) political beliefs that are highlighted in the Spring text, or you can bring in outside resources to support your claims. Please provide the proper citation.
- Is it the responsibility of schools to promote common political beliefs and educate students to be patriotic citizens? Explain why or why not.
- MUST be 3-5 paragraphs
- Separate from perception assgniment below!
Perception of Urban Education:
Your first assignment is to write your initial perceptions of urban education and teaching in high needs schools. Then discuss how your perceptions either changed or remained the same based on the articles by Jacob and Watson et al. Your paper is to be 2-3 pages with APA 6th formatting, citations, a reference section and a title page.
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