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Jane A. Van Galen
B EDUC 522
Bothell Campus

Education and the American Dream

Considers tensions inherent in the deep American belief that individuals can reach unlimited potential through success in school. Looks at ways in which the American educational system has been created within American beliefs in equal opportunity based on merit, yet remains an institution that sorts individuals for very unequal futures.

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Video of Dr. Jane Van Galen describing the content of the course available at: http://youtu.be/_8grPrT9ax0.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Dana B. Bigham
Date: 09/24/2012